Know-how

Flow sensors

Flow sensors – or more precisely, thermodynamic flow sensors – monitor flows or measure the flow velocity of media in closed systems (e.g.,...

LED lights: An alternative to "halogen floodlights" and lights with fluorescent lamps

LED lamps have established themselves in the consumer market in many cases as an alternative to incandescent lamps (EU ban since 2009) and other...

Optical sensors

Optical and optoelectronic sensors convert optical information into electrically analyzable signals, whereby visible light, infrared radiation and...

Inductive sensors - contactless switching

Inductive sensors are contactless and wear-free components. Moreover, they have a high switching frequency and switching accuracy. Such devices are...

‘True color’ sensors - See colors like a human does

Time and again, applications, where objects have to be securely checked, present sensors with immense challenges. In particular, the different...

What is so special about high temperature sensors?

Inductive high temperature sensors are often indispensible where, in a manner of speaking, situations become ‘heated’, be it in the field of plastic...