Category: Industrial

How the Pit Viper Measures Infrared Radiation

Green Pit Viper Exergen Industrial

Like the IRt/c Infrared Thermocouple, the pit viper has the ability to “see” infrared radiation.

Pit vipers comprise a family of snakes that share a sophisticated thermal adaptation that stems from the evolution of specialized pit organs located near their eyes.

Vacuum Sealing Packing Machines

Vacuum Sealing Packing Machines

We like our food to be as fresh as can be. Vacuum-Sealing
packaging can extend the shelf life of food products by
preventing exposure to the natural atmosphere, thereby
slowing down the microbial deterioration of the product.

Tips & Tricks in the IR Market

IR Sensors

Infrared temperature sensors or IR Sensors function in a similar way: they detect infrared radiation and convert it into a signal to process. Only infrared temperature sensors don’t pick up the visible light.

Through the Looking Glass

The Story of Alice’s Quest for Emissivity “It’s all done with mirrors!’’ “What do I see when I look in my mirror?” asked Alice. “I see myself, of course.” “But what about the mirror why can’t I see the mirror… Read more »

Point-of-Care Testing (POCT)

POCT can include blood glucose testing, blood gas, metabolites and electrolytes analysis, etc. Tests are performed on portable instruments, with the use of disposable test strips or cartridges. The challenge with POCT instruments is to provide the complexity of conventional lab equipment in small, portable devices.