This issue of Sensor TechVision TOE profiles innovations and advancements in time domain optical coherence tomography, embedded pressure-sensitive platforms, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) sensors, sensors for trace detection of toxic gases in air, and holographic detection of essential oil adulteration.
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.
Recent Developments in Sensor Technology
- Novel Optical Sensor Technology for Biometric Security and Mobile Health Monitoring
- Embedded Pressure Sensing Technology
- MRI Sensor for Brain Neural Activity Monitoring
- Sensor for Detecting Harmful Gases in Air
- Holographic Detection of Essential Oil Adulteration
- Industry Contacts