A battery-free RFID RH & Temp Sensor

 Farsens unveils the HygroFenix

HygroFenix humidity and temperature sensor

HygroFenix humidity and temperature sensor

San Sebastián, Spain  —  The Hygro-Fenix-H221 from Farsens S.L. is a battery free RFID sensor tag capable of transmitting a unique identifier and the associated relative humidity (RH) and temperature measurement data to a commercial EPC C1G2 reader without the need of a battery on the sensor tag.

The Hygro-Fenix-H221 features an HTS-221 humidity sensor from ST Microelectronics with a measurement range from 20% to 80% RH with an accuracy of ±4.5 RH. It also offers temperature with an accuracy of ±1 °C degrees in the range from 0 °C to +60 °C degrees. Continue reading

Optical Gas Imaging for Chemical Emissions Regulation

Included in final EU BREF

fliratspr94-imageMeer, Belgium — FLIR Systems reports that the OGI technique has been included in the final draft of the EU Chemical sector BREF** that looks at best available techniques for emissions regulation in this important industry sector.

Optical Gas Imaging (OGI) is identified as a best available technique for measurement of diffuse emissions of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) to air. Continue reading

PTH a Digital Pressure, Temp & RH Fusion Sensor

Model MS8607-02BA01

Pressure, Temperature and Humidity Sensor - MS8607-02BA01

Pressure, Temperature and Humidity Sensor – MS8607-02BA01

Hampton VA, USA  —  Measurement Specialties, Inc. has just released to production its MS8607-02BA01 digital PTH (Pressure, Temperature, Relative Humidity or RH) fusion sensor.

This small QFN packaged 5 x 3 x 1mm³ integrated pressure, relative humidity and temperature sensor is ideal for weather station applications embedded into compact devices, or any application in which pressure, RH and temperature monitoring is required.

The MS8607-02BA01 includes two sensors with distinctive MEMS technologies to measure pressure, RH and temperature.

The first sensor is a piezoresistive sensor providing pressure and temperature, and the second is a capacitive-type sensor providing relative humidity (RH). Continue reading

Oven Temperature Profile Data Logger in Surface Coating Uses

Grant Temperature Profiler Kit

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Grant OMK610 Oven Temperature Data Logger

CHESTERLAND OH, USA   — During the curing phase of a product process and/or a surface coating applications, one needs to ensure that the parts produced are both high-quality and durable.

Many manufacturers rely on an Oven Data Logger to obtain an accurate temperature profile for curing recipes in a wide range of part sizes.

For effective process monitoring, Grant OMK610 Oven Temperature Profile Data Logger does the job efficiently and effortlessly.

The data logger is part of a kit ideal for powder coating operations including oven manufacturing of automotive parts, vehicle components, household appliances, and more. Continue reading

Geostationary Satellite Server Weather Maps

NOAA GOES Sattelite Server

Continental US (NHEM) Sector Infrared (Click Here For a Larger Image). Image courtesy NOAA GOES Sattelite Server

Online — The USA’s NOAA Satellite Services Division (SSD) provides a variety of environmental products, analysis, and services to their customers that aid USA Federal Agencies and the public.

The NOAA Satellite Information System provides essential information for satellite direct readout station operators and users of NOAA environmental satellite data.

While the emphasis is on the U.S. Polar orbiting and the GOES series of satellites, limited information is also provided for the satellites operated by other countries and agencies. Continue reading

Biological Sample Concentrator for High Throughput Labs

miVac Quattro

MiVac Quattro Concentrator

miVac Quattro centrifugal vacuum concentrator

Ipswich, UK & Stone Ridge NY, USA  —  The miVac Quattro centrifugal vacuum concentrator from Genevac is the perfect workhorse sample concentrator for biological laboratories tasked with handling larger numbers of samples.

The miVac Quattro centrifugal vacuum concentrator rapidly removes a wide range of solvents, from volatile organic solvents through to DMF, including water.

This ability makes it the ideal system for concentrating precious samples in applications including oligonucleotide synthesis, RNA/DNA preparation, peptide preparation, sequencing, molecular biology and ADME/toxicology research. Continue reading

NEW SEEK THERMAL CAMERA

 206×156 px Smartphone Accessory For iOS & Android $199

Screen Shot Seek_Thermal Camera

Screen Shot of Seek Thermal Camera for Apple iOS Devices – From The Seek Thermal Website

SANTA BARBARA CA, USA – –Seek Thermal™ today announced the Seek thermal camera, a pocket size device that plugs into smartphones and puts the amazing power of thermal imaging into the hands of consumers.

The Seek thermal camera enables people to literally see heat, making it possible to see energy loss and water leaks in homes, clogs in pipes, and people and pets in total darkness.

The Seek thermal camera is available for both iOS and Android devices and can be ordered for $199 today at the Seek Thermal Website.

Seek thermal cameras will be available at Amazon.com and major national retail stores later this fall. Continue reading