Sensors Expo Showcases Innovation

Sensors Expo Spring 2001 will feature more than 200 exhibitors, conference presentations, and an interactive poster session. More than 200 companies are expected to exhibit products and services at Sensors Expo Spring 2001 on June 5-7 at the Stephens Convention Center (Rosemont, Ill.) Free conference sessions include "Workshop on Wireless Sensing" from 9 a.

05/01/2001


Sensors Expo Spring 2001 will feature more than 200 exhibitors, conference presentations, and an interactive poster session.

More than 200 companies are expected to exhibit products and services at Sensors Expo Spring 2001 on June 5-7 at the Stephens Convention Center (Rosemont, Ill.)

Free conference sessions include "Workshop on Wireless Sensing" from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on June 4; "Assessing the Risk of Innovation" from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on June 7; and an interactive poster session from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on June 7.

The show's keynote speaker will be Dr. Harley Thornton, technology director of the Space Science Enterprise, NASA (Washington, D.C.), who will discuss how sensor-systems technology helps NASA achieve its goals and how companies can partner with NASA to jointly develop technologies. The keynote will be delivered at 12:15 p.m. on June 5 in the 2nd Floor Conference Center.

For more information, full conference details, or to register, visit www.sensorsexpo.com .

Exhibitor highlights

  • Delta Computer Systems Inc.(Vancouver, Wa.) will offer its CS64A color sensors that feature even lighting for color detection on a range of materials. Diffuse LED lighting and special optics create a large sensing area that makes CS64A relatively immune from false readings caused by material texture and grain direction. Circle 261 or
    visit www.deltacompsys.com .

  • Honeywell SSEC(Minneapolis, Minn.) has developed HMC1052 two-axis sensor on one chip for compassing and position sensing applications requiring ultra small size, low power, and high performance. Advantages of the new design include nearly perfect orthogonal two-axis sensing in a 3 x 3 x 1-mm, 10-pin miniature surface-mount package. Circle 262 or
    visit www.Honeywell.com .

  • Intelligent Instrumentation Inc.(Tucson, Ariz.) announces a new generation of industrial Ethernet I/O systems. EDAS CE features isolated digital and analog I/O devices, 10/100Base-T Ethernet, Microsoft Windows CE, Visual C++ and Visual Basic development, and a modular package. Circle 263 or
    visit www.edasce.com .

  • A new full line of programmable pressure sensors is available fromTurck Inc.(Minneapolis, Minn.). The self-contained units monitor pressure up to 8,700 psi (600 bar) and offer adjustable switch point response times from 5 to 500 msec. Circle 268 or
    visit www.turck.com .

 

  • Vaisala Inc.'s(Woburn, Mass.) DMT242 dewpoint transmitter incorporates the company's DryCap thin-film polymer sensor and auto-calibration software, and provides long-term stability, fast response time, and a broad measurement range with an accuracy of
    visit www.vaisala.com .

For more suppliers, go to www.controleng.com/buyersguide ; for more information, use the circle numbers above, online at www.controleng.com/freeinfo .





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