Posts tagged as sensor technology

Nanosensors and the “internet of nanothings”

With the internet of things (IoT) expected to comprise 30-billion connected devices by 2020, one of the most exciting areas of focus is on nanosensors capable of circulating in the human body or being embedded in construction materials. Once connected, this “internet of nanothings” (IoNT) could have a huge impact on the future of industrial […]

Making sense of sensor technology

  Wika Instruments hosted the August technology evening for the Johannesburg branch of the SAIMC. Lloyd Townsend from Wika gave an insightful presentation on sensor technology and how the company decides which sensor to offer a client while highlighting sensor limitations and presented comparisons. Townsend went into technical details of the technologies that Wika uses […]