FEATURED ARTICLESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
Advances in strain gauge measurement
By Paul Boughton
The three primary factors influencing strain gauge selection are operating temperature, state of strain...
Top Five Advantages of Reed Switch Technology for Low-Power Metering Applications
By Mark Pickhard, Littelfuse
For decades, reed switches have been used for low-power, battery-operated applications, and for good reason....
How to Improve a Sensor Node with Bluetooth
By Dave Richkas
Bluetooth technology and standards are opening the door for engineers to use portable smartphones and tablets to...
Practical Guidelines for Temperature Measurement
Control Engineering Asia
Six types with which an engineer is likely to come into contact are thermocouples, resistance temperature devices (RTDs...
NEWSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
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PRODUCT NEWSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
B&R adds X20 temperature and power measurement modules
X20ATB312 temperature measurement module provides 4-wire resistance measurement while X20AP3161 energy measurement module has four current inputs...
Novotechnik introduces TH1 position sensors
Designed for continuous use at operating pressures up to 350 bar, TH1 touchless sensors are readily integrated into high-pressure hydraulic and...
Online-Devices releases IA-3721-E relay control board
The IA-3721-E includes two relays, two digital Inputs, Ethernet port and a built in Peer-to-Peer function.
MEDIAin Sensors & Industrial I/O
RESOURCESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
The mobile application features the same look, feel and navigation as the standard catalog of of liquid level, flow and pressure sensors,...
FACTORY I/O is a real time automation sandbox where users can build and simulate industrial systems and use them with the most common automation...
CD contains product pricing, applications, dimensions, specifications and tutorial videos.
WHITE PAPERSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
By Teledyne Dalsa
Line scan technology is ideally suited to applications in which large, high-resolution, or high-speed image capture is needed,...
By Cindy Hollenbeck, SoftPLC
SDI-12 stands for serial data interface at 1200 baud. It is a standard communications protocol to interface...
By Jason Horine, AutomationDirect
More components in microprocessors eliminates the need for additional external automation components, such as...
CASE STUDIESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
By installing condition monitoring systems on its gantry cranes, port operator RheinCargo is now able to detect any damage to crane hoisting gear...
RFID sensor tags do not require batteries to monitor temperature, pressure and humidity of equipment remotely.
Ridgeline Pipe manufactures about 125 different PVC pipe products that vary in length, diameter, color, markings and other requirements....
EVENTSin Sensors & Industrial I/O
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The exhibition area will cover more that 10000 square meters, attracted more than 30000 professional audience, 105 visiting group, and connect Tianjin with China, China with the world together in the field of industrial automation.
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TRAININGin Sensors & Industrial I/O
The course will cover fundamentals of temperature, pressure, flow, and level measurements; process control loops and tuning, with process control exercises. Programmable Logic Controls (PLC), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Fieldbus Technology, and final control elements will be presented and discussed. Local subject matter experts will serve as the instructors.