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OMEGA Has a Starring Role in the LSST Telescope Mirror

PUBLISHED ON 5/19/2017


OMEGA Has a Starring Role in the LSST Telescope Mirror
OMEGA Has a Starring Role in the LSST Telescope Mirror The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) is a new kind of optical telescope that will view a wider area of night sky than ever before possible. Once operational...

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3 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Custom or Off-the-Shelf Sensor

PUBLISHED ON 4/4/2017


3 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Custom or Off-the-Shelf Sensor
3 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Custom or Off-the-Shelf Sensor Given the risk to human lives and the financial costs when things go wrong, aerospace engineering...

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Sensors Play a Vital Role in Commercial Space Mission Success

PUBLISHED ON 3/30/2017


Sensors Play a Vital Role in Commercial Space Mission Success
Sensors Play a Vital Role in Commercial Space Mission Success Sensors and accessories are the central nervous system of launch vehicles, payloads and support systems. They supply...

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Wireless Solutions Increase Product Safety in the Food and Personal Care Industry

PUBLISHED ON 3/7/2017


Wireless Solutions Increase Product Safety in the Food and Personal Care Industry
Wireless Solutions Increase Product Safety in the Food and Personal Care Industry The purity of ingredients is important for all manufacturing processes, but it’s especially critical for food...

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Infrared Temperature Measurement Theory and Application

PUBLISHED ON 1/17/2017


Infrared Temperature Measurement Theory and Application
Infrared Temperature Measurement Theory and Application Infrared thermometers for non-contact temperature measurement are highly developed sensors which have wide-spread application in...

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Signal Conditioning and Transmission in Temperature Measurement

PUBLISHED ON 8/14/2016


Signal Conditioning and Transmission in Temperature Measurement
Signal Conditioning and Transmission in Temperature Measurement Nonlinear temperature sensing devices require that signals be conditioned for linearization and error compensation

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PLATINUM™ Series PID Control Simulator

PUBLISHED ON 7/21/2016


PLATINUM™ Series PID Control Simulator
PLATINUM™ Series PID Control Simulator In modern industrial systems, temperature is the most common physical measurement...

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Introduction to Temperature Data Logging

PUBLISHED ON 7/1/2016


Introduction to Temperature Data Logging
Introduction to Temperature Data Logging In many industries it’s essential to know what a temperature product has been exposed to...

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Tuning a PID Controller

PUBLISHED ON 6/13/2016


Tuning a PID Controller
Tuning a PID Controller While most modern controllers provide auto tune capabilities, it is still important to understand how to tune a PID controller.

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Temperature Transmitter Scaling Methodologies

PUBLISHED ON 6/5/2016


Temperature Transmitter Scaling Methodologies
Temperature Transmitter Scaling Methodologies Temperature transmitters are used to send a signal from a temperature sensor, such as a thermocouple or RTD...

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Thermowell Characteristics and Selection Criteria

PUBLISHED ON 4/21/2016


Thermowell Characteristics and Selection Criteria
Thermowell Characteristics and Selection Criteria All temperature sensing devices are susceptible to deterioration from exposure to flow, heat and pressure.

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How Bright is it? Shining a light on intensity measurement

PUBLISHED ON 3/14/2016


How Bright is it? Shining a light on intensity measurement
How Bright is it? Shining a light on intensity measurement Working under poor lighting causes fatigue and mistakes. Industrial accidents are more common when light levels are low.

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Temperature Measurement in Electromagnetic Environments

PUBLISHED ON 3/3/2016


Temperature Measurement in Electromagnetic Environments
Temperature Measurement in Electromagnetic Environments IR sensor/transmitters provide non-contact measurement with a range of output options and are available in robust protective housings.

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Choosing the Right Temperature Transmitter for Your Application

PUBLISHED ON 1/4/2016


Choosing the Right Temperature Transmitter for Your Application
Choosing the Right Temperature Transmitter for Your Application Learn more about Temperature Signal Corruption, Benefits of Using Temperature Transmitter, Transmitter Types and more.

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Logging Temperature and Pressure in the Canning Industry

PUBLISHED ON 1/4/2016


Logging Temperature and Pressure in the Canning Industry
Logging Temperature and Pressure in the Canning Industry Topics include background to food canning, process verification, temperature distribution, and more.

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Applications and Benefits of MI Cable in Critical Processes

PUBLISHED ON 12/24/2015


Applications and Benefits of MI Cable in Critical Processes
Applications and Benefits of MI Cable in Critical Processes MI cable is a specialized type of cable used in high temperatures or harsh environmental conditions...

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PID with Fuzzy Logic Adaptive Control—The Best of Both Worlds

PUBLISHED ON 12/14/2015


PID with Fuzzy Logic Adaptive Control—The Best of Both Worlds
PID with Fuzzy Logic Adaptive Control—The Best of Both Worlds In an effort to improve performance, some instrumentation manufacturers are exploring the value of using “fuzzy logic” for process control.

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What are Nanosensors? How and Where are They Used?

PUBLISHED ON 12/2/2015


What are Nanosensors? How and Where are They Used?
What are Nanosensors? How and Where are They Used? While few engineers need to work at the nano scale, temperature measurement with compact thermocouples is applicable across many fields.

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Preventing Vibration Damage to Thermocouples and RTD Sensors

PUBLISHED ON 11/30/2015


Preventing Vibration Damage to Thermocouples and RTD Sensors
Preventing Vibration Damage to Thermocouples and RTD Sensors Challenges presented to temperature measurements in the presence of vibration

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Measuring Temperatures in Furnaces with Oxidizing Atmospheres

PUBLISHED ON 10/29/2015


Measuring Temperatures in Furnaces with Oxidizing Atmospheres
Measuring Temperatures in Furnaces with Oxidizing Atmospheres Measuring temperature inside a furnace presents several challenges, including high temperatures, cycling and hostile atmospheres.

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10 Applications Where You Need a Digital Panel Meter

PUBLISHED ON 10/19/2015


10 Applications Where You Need a Digital Panel Meter
10 Applications Where You Need a Digital Panel Meter The benefits of using this versatile display device. Ten application examples are given to illustrate the range of possible uses.

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Calibrating Temperature Measurement Devices Used in Manufacturing

PUBLISHED ON 6/3/2015


Calibrating Temperature Measurement Devices Used in Manufacturing
Calibrating Temperature Measurement Devices Used in Manufacturing Calibration equipment options and reasons for and against using an AS17025 calibration laboratory.

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Wirelessly Monitoring Air Duct Temperature

PUBLISHED ON 4/21/2015


Wirelessly Monitoring Air Duct Temperature
Wirelessly Monitoring Air Duct Temperature How to take advantage of wireless technology to measure HVAC applications

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A Brief History of the Temperature Sensor

PUBLISHED ON 4/12/2015


A Brief History of the Temperature Sensor
A Brief History of the Temperature Sensor The sensations of hot and cold are fundamental to the human experience, yet finding ways to measure temperature has challenged many great minds

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