Mouser Stocks ROHM Sensor Shield Evaluation Kit

Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now stocking the new SENSORSHLD1-EVK-101 Sensor Shield evaluation kit from ROHM Semiconductor. This second-generation Sensor Shield integrates 10 onboard sensors into a board with an Arduino Uno R3-compatible layout to ensure the kit works with existing open source prototyping platforms. The ROHM SENSORSHLD1-EVK-101 Sensor Shield evaluation kit, available from Mouser Electronics,…

Solid Growth Ahead for US Sensors Market

According to TechSci Research report, “United States Sensors Market By Type, By Application, Competition Forecast and Opportunities, 2011 – 2021’’, the sensors market in the United States is projected to grow at a CAGR of more than 7% during 2016-2021, due to increasing number of users of smart devices, growing adoption of Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS) based micro-machine…

MSIG to Host IoT Workshop with SEMI

Pittsburgh, Pa. – MEMS & Sensors Industry Group® (MSIG) invites attendees to a special half-day workshop on the convergence of MicroElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS) devices, sensors, flexible substrates and semiconductors in the Internet of Things (IoT) at SEMICON West on July 13, 2016. Speakers will explore the theme “From Collision to Convergence: Co-Creating Solutions in the Semiconductor and MEMS/Sensors Industry” as…

Heilind Voted Best Electronics Distributor

Heilind Electronics, a leading global distributor of electronic components, was recently recognized as the #1 electronics distributor. The award was announced at this year’s Electronic Distribution Show (EDS) in Las Vegas, and was based on results from an annual customer satisfaction survey conducted by Bishop & Associates — the leading market research firm for the…

Sensor-System Standards Group Forms

Multi-sensor systems form a crucial basis for the success of Industry 4.0 applications. They record, process, and transmit a number of measurement parameters, such as pressure, acceleration, and temperature, all in a highly compact space. Machines are not the only ones to receive such sensors; workpieces are also increasingly being fitted with the intelligent sensor…

Micro-Measurements Doubles Super Stock Program

Malvern, Pa. — Micro-Measurements®, a Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (VPG) brand, today announced that it has doubled its Super Stock program offerings. The off-the-shelf delivery program now offers Micro-Measurements’ worldwide network of customers an even broader range of general-purpose foil strain sensors. The new pattern offerings cover the gamut of Micro-Measurements’ product portfolio. New Super Stock general-purpose…

Sensirion, Digi-Key Sign Global Distribution Agreement

Thief River Falls, Minn. – Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Electronics, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, and Sensirion, the world’s leading manufacturer of smart sensors and sensor solutions today announced a global sales agreement. Digi-Key is now franchised to sell the wide range of sensors developed with Sensirion’s patented CMOSens®…