Sensor Review: Volume 30 Issue 4

Strapline:

The international journal of sensing for industry
Subject:

Table of contents - Special Issue: Nanotechnology and Smart Materials

Powering tomorrow's sensor: a review of technologies – part 2

Robert Bogue

The paper aims to provide a technical review of new and emerging power sources and their application to sensors.

Novel X‐ray scanner based on nanomaterials

Robert Bogue

The purpose of this paper is to describe a novel, nanomaterial‐based X‐ray imaging technology, developed at the University of North Carolina.

Quantum dots: a bright future for photonic nanosensors

Robert Bogue

The paper aims to provide a technical review of the application of quantum dot (QD) technology to sensors.

Wireless sensors: a review of technologies, products and applications

Robert Bogue

The purpose of this paper is to review recent developments in wireless‐sensing technologies, products and applications.

Ultrasonically synthesized nanocrystalline ZnO powder‐based thick film sensor for ammonia sensing

L.A. Patil, A.R. Bari, Shinde, Vinita Deo

The purpose of this paper is to show how to obtain better response, selectivity and fast response and recovery from nanocrystalline ZnO‐based gas sensors as compared to…

Capacitive proximity sensor design tool based on finite element analysis

Fahimeh Dehkhoda, Javad Frounchi, Hadi Veladi

The purpose of this paper is to develop a program based on three‐dimensional finite element analysis to model different patterns of capacitive proximity sensors. This…

The novel structural design for pressure sensors

Bian Tian, Yulong Zhao, Zhuangde Jiang

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the disadvantages of traditional sensors and establish a new structure for pressure measurement.

The analysis and avoidance of interference in infrared temperature field measurement during welding

Jifeng Wang, Huigu Yang, Yaozhou Qian, Jianquan Zeng

The purpose of this paper is to analyze and show how to avoid the interference in infrared (IR) temperature field measurement during welding.

Modelling and characteristic analysis of a displacement sensor with liftoff compensation

Tongli Lu, Chunsheng Ni, Jianwu Zhang

The purpose of this paper is to present a magnetic contactless displacement sensor with liftoff compensation. The sensor consists of two‐axis Hall sensor, moving permanent…

RFID‐based baggage‐handling system design

Can Saygin, Balaji Natarajan

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the impact of radio frequency identification (RFID) deployment at an airport baggage‐handling system (BHS).

Capacitive detection of organic vapours at low ppm level by porous silicon: role of molecular structure in sensing mechanism

P.M.Z. Hasan, Sheikh S. Islam, Tarikul Islam, Ameer Azam, Harsh

The purpose of this paper is to present the dependence of capacitive sensing of organic vapours by porous silicon (PS) on its molecular structure for the realization of a…

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ISSN:

0260-2288

Online date, start – end:

1981

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open Access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Professor Sanowar Khan