Sensor Review: Volume 32 Issue 3


The international journal of sensing for industry

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Mars curiosity: sensors on the red planet

Robert Bogue

This paper aims to provide a technical description of the sensors and instruments used on NASA's Mars Science Laboratory mission.

Plessey launches range of unique electric field sensors

Robert Bogue

The purpose of this paper is to provide details of a high sensitivity electric field sensor developed by Plessey Semiconductors.

Sensor technology, ever more important to packaging: a highlight at PackExpo

Richard Bloss

The purpose of this paper is to review the PackExpo Show (packaging technology), with emphasis on the new sensor innovations and applications to packaging on display.

Adaptive error control in wireless sensor networks under harsh smart grid environments

Bilal Erman Bilgin, Vehbi Cagri Gungor

High packet error rates and variable link capacity due to harsh electric power system environments make reliable communication a challenging task for WSN in smart grid…

Fiber optic displacement sensor using fiber coupler probe and real objects

M. Yasin, H.A. Rahman, N. Bidin, S.W. Harun, H. Ahmad

The purpose of this paper is to demonstrate a simple design of a fiber optic displacement sensor using a multimode plastic fiber coupler based on reflective intensity…

Recalibration technique for NDIR gas sensors without the need for gas standards

Jacob Wong, Chi Tse

The output of nearly all non‐dispersive infrared (NDIR) gas sensors deployed in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry today cannot maintain their…

An improved structural design for accelerometers based on cantilever beam‐mass structure

Liu Yan, Zhao Yulong, Lu Sun

The purpose of this paper is to provide an improved structural design for accelerometers based on cantilever beam‐mass structure and offer the descriptions of sensor…

Fiber optic displacement sensor for micro‐thickness measurement

H. Ahmad, M. Yasin, K. Thambiratnam, S.W. Harun

The purpose of this paper is to propose and demonstrate a simple yet accurate optical fibre based sensor capable of performing micron and sub‐micron thickness measurement.

Range and image sensor combination for three‐dimensional reconstruction of objects or scenes

Cihan Altuntas, Ferruh Yildiz

Laser scanning is increasingly used in many three‐dimensional (3‐D) measurement and modeling applications. It is the latest technique used in 3‐D measurement, and is…

A simple capacitive biosensor device for histamine measurement

Helmi Wasoh, Lee Yook Hengb, Fatimah Abu Bakar, Rahman Wagiran, Abu Bakar Salleh, Nor Azah Yusof, Norhisam Misrond, Fatin Hazimah Abdul Rahmane

The purpose of this paper is to describe a capacitive biosensor device consisting of an enzyme electrode and a simple detector which has been developed for histamine measurement.

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