Littelfuse

Littelfuse Strengthens Sensors Business with Acquisition

Continuing its acquisition strategy to expand in several key markets, Littelfuse Inc. recently acquired U.S. Sensor Corp., headquartered in Orange, California. The company is a manufacturer of thermistors and probe assemblies used in temperature sensing applications. The acquisition is part of the Littelfuse’s new five-year corporate strategy to double its sensor platform by 2021. “This…

LiDAR Sensor Automotive Market to Reach $2.6B by 2030

The report “LiDAR Sensor Automotive Market by Technology (Mechanical, and Solid State), Application (Semi-Autonomous, and Autonomous), Location (Bumper & Grill, Headlight & Taillight, Roof & Upper Pillar), Image Type (2D, and 3D), Vehicle Type – Global Forecast to 2030”, published by MarketsandMarkets™, the LiDAR Sensor Automotive Market is expected to grow from an estimated USD 735.0 Million in 2025…

MEMS Market to Reach $18.9B by 2022

According to the new market research report “Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS) Market by Sensor Type (Inertial, Pressure, Microphone, Environmental, and Optical), Actuator Type (Optical, Inkjet Head, Microfluidics, and RF), Vertical, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2022”, published by MarketsandMarkets™, the market is expected to be valued at USD 18.88 Billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 9.8%…

Sager Stocks ZF Electronics Position Sensors

Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of Interconnect, Power and Electromechanical components, is now stocking ZF Electronics’ new generation linear and angular position sensors. The LIN- and ANG-series sensors are non-contact linear position sensors with one or two independent outputs. The sensors operate through the use of Hall Effect technology with magnetic fields generated…

Biometric Sensor Delivers High Accuracy for Wearables, Hearables

Valencell launched two new versions of its Benchmark biometric sensor systems. These are highly accurate biometric sensor modules that incorporate the company’s PerformTek biometric technology. The two new designs include Benchmark BE2.0, a version designed specifically for hearables, and Benchmark BW2.0, a 2-LED version of its original Benchmark sensor system for wearables worn at the wrist and arm.…

How to Reduce Defects in the Automotive Supply Chain

The automotive industry and its robust and complicated supply chain is constantly striving to reduce defective parts per million (DPPM). With autonomous vehicles entering mainstream markets over the next decade, the quality requirements for many automotive electronic systems are increasing rapidly, and suppliers have been required to shift from DPPM to DPPB (defective parts per…