News tagged with magnetic field sensors

Molecular chains hypersensitive to magnetic fields

Researchers of MESA+, the research institute for nanotechnology of the University of Twente, in cooperation with researchers of the University of Strasbourg and Eindhoven University of Technology, are the first to successfully ...

dateJul 04, 2013 in Nanophysics
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3-D Magnetic field measurement

Magnetic field sensors are a contact- and wear-free means of measuring the position of machine parts and products. A new generation of Hall sensors is now making the process even more precise and free of interference.

dateJun 11, 2013 in Engineering
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Wireless window sentinel

Window contacts tell users if a window is open or closed. Typically, such sensors are wire-based. Scientists working with industry partners recently developed a new system that operates without wires or batteries. It draws ...

dateSep 05, 2012 in Engineering
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