This issue of Sensor TechVision TOE profiles developments and advancements in multispectral sensors, integrated pressure/temperature/humidity sensors, buckypaper carbon nanotube sensors, smart ingestible pills for detecting key gases in the digestive tract, and modular vision systems.
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. Innovations in Multispectral Sensing, Integrated Sensors, Modular Vision Systems, Buckypaper Sensors, and Smart Pills
Innovations in Sensors & Instrumentation
- Reducing the Cost of Multispectral Sensing
- Three-in-one Pressure/Temperature/Humidity Sensor
- Modular Vision Systems Improve Flexibility
- Buckypaper Sensors are Potential Wearables Breakthrough
- Smart Pill Uncovers Gastrointestinal Secrets
- Industry Contacts