This issue of Sensor TechVision TOE profiles advancements in MEMS chemical sensor arrays using piezoelectric sensing elements, printed nanosensors to detect water stress in plants, IoT sensor platforms for condition monitoring, nanocrystalline metal oxide hydrogen sensors without heaters, and near infrared CCD spectrometric sensors.
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 MEMS Chemical Sensors, Printed Nanosensors, IOT Sensors, Metal Oxide Hydrogen Sensors, and NIR CCD Cameras
2. Recent Developments in Sensor Technologies
- Highly Sensitive Chemical Sensors Using Piezoelectric Elements
- Printed Nanosensor for Monitoring Dryness in Plants
- Plug-and-play Sensors for Condition Monitoring
- Nanocrystalline Sensor for Hydrogen Detection
- Ultra-high Speed Cameras for Spectroscopy
- Industry Contacts