FEATURED ARTICLESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
Sensors are Fundamental to Industrial IoT
By Bill Lydon, Editor
The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in many respects is the progression of distributed computing. The fundamental...
Energy Harvesting Wireless Solutions: Building Management and Beyond
By Jim O’callaghan, Enocean
Self-powered wireless sensor networks have become integral parts of building automation systems....
Mature Sensor Communication Standards for the Internet of Things
By Denise McKenzie, Open Geospatial Consortium
How will location-tagged sensor data be discovered, used and shared? How can a...
Sensor Sense: Multipixel-array sensors
By Robert Repas
Multipixel-array (MPA) sensing for target detection within specific distances combines the benefits of background...
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CASE STUDIESin Sensors & Industrial I/O
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