FDA warns Thermogram Assessment Services

Over Unapproved Marketing Claims

FDA LetterheadOnline — The FDA recently released a warning letter it sent to Thermogram Assessment Services over a lack of federal clearance or approval for devices it markets.

The agency identified the Palos Verdes, Calif.-based company’s Spatial Thermographic Imaging and Integrated Thermography Systems, as well as its infrared cameras as devices intended for use in diagnosing diseases or other conditions or for use in curing, mitigation, treatment or prevention of disease without the appropriate clearance.

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Ultrahigh sensitivity graphene infrared detectors for imaging & spectroscopy

Ultrahigh sensitivity graphene infrared detectors

Online — Researchers from the Graphene Flagship have developed a novel graphene-based infrared (IR) detector demonstrating record high sensitivity for thermal detection.

Graphene’s unique attributes pave the way for high-performance IR imaging and spectroscopy.

Graphene’s benefits are opening possibilities in high-performance IR imaging and spectroscopy. Continue reading

C-Therm TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer

50 ° to 200 °C (Standard Sensor)

Online — C-Therm’s TCi Thermal Conductivity Analyzer employs the Modified Transient Plane Source (MTPS) technique.The MTPS technique offers the fastest and easiest way to measure thermal conductivity of liquids, solids, powders and pastes.
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Thermal Infrared Imagers For Outdoors People

Compact Infrared Imagers for Observing & Hunting Game

compact thermal imagerOnline  — The February-March issue of OUTDOOR LIFE Magazine in the USA featured the availability of several new “low priced” (some lower than others) compact, thermal imaging products aimed at the outdoors person and hunter.

Here is a brief summary of the devices mentioned with weblinks back to their online product pages with a bit more detail as gleaned from the individual web pages.

Needless to say, there are many more products than the ones show here or in the magazine article. Continue reading

Black Hornet & Thermal Imaging for Drones

An Interview with FLIR CEO Andy Teich

Online — The Roswell Flight Test Crew speaks with FLIR Systems President and CEO Andy Teich about his company’s entry into the drone industry. Continue reading