This issue of Sensor TechVision TOE depicts advancements in sensors for asset location and tracking, nanocrystalline composite sensors for hydrogen detection, near infrared image sensors, sensors to monitor conditions at construction sites, and networked sensor systems for improved harvesting.
Sensor TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures global sensor-related innovations and developments on a weekly basis. Innovations are directed toward developing smart and intelligent sensors with functionalities beyond sensing. Research focus areas include: low power sensors (energy harvesting), industrial automation sensors (M2M, vision sensor), ubiquitous sensor (WSN, sensor fusion), smart sensors (wearables, quantified self), high sensitivity and smaller size (MEMS, nanosensors), and improved security (CBRNE, terahertz). The need for low power, smaller, lighter sensors with enhanced performance attributes and minimal false alarms is driving innovations in the sensors space.
The Sensors and Instrumentation cluster covers innovations pertaining to technologies such as wireless sensors and networks, energy harvesting, haptics and touch, MEMS and nanosensors, Terahertz, ubiquitous/smart sensors, CBRNE, quantified-self, sensor fusion, M2M communications, and drones.
1. Advancements in Asset Tracking Sensors, Nano Crystalline Gas Sensors, NIR Image Sensors, and Smart Sensors or Systems for Construction or Agriculture
2. Recent Developments in Sensor Technologies
- Novel Sensor Technology for Asset Location and Condition Tracking
- Nano Crystalline Sensor for Detecting Molecular Hydrogen
- Novel NIR Image Sensor Technology for Machine Vision and Night Vision
- Real-time Risk Assessment in Construction Sites Using Smart Sensors
- Intelligent Sensor System for Safe Harvesting
- Industry Contacts