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IFSA Newsletter (ISSN 1726-6017), No.5, May 2012

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1.   Sensors & Transducers Magazine (e-Digest) and journal, Vol.140, Issue 5, May 2012

2.   Sensors Web Portal Up-dates Briefs

3.   Sensors Related Published Books

4.   Sensors Expo & Conference: Essential Sensing Technologies for Professionals

5.   Sensors Related Events Sponsored by IFSA

6 Global Medical Biosensors Market 2011-2015

7.   Subscription

8.   Additional Information, Comments, Suggestions


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Bullet Sensors & Transducers Journal and Magazine (e-Digest),
Vol. 140, No. 4, May 2012



Research Articles


1) Modern Sensors, Transducers and Sensor Networks

    Editorial book review, IFSA, pp.I-II

    [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


2) Research in Nanothermometry. Part 1: Temperature of Micro- and Nano- sized Objects

    Bohdan Stadnyk, Svyatoslav Yatsyshyn, Yaroslav Lutsyk, pp.1-7

    [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


3) Research in Nanothermometry. Part 2: Methodical Error Problem of Contact Thermometry

    Bohdan Stadnyk, Svyatoslav Yatsyshyn, Oresta Kozak, pp.8-14

    [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


4) Research in Nanothermometry. Part 3. Characteristics of the Thermometers with Liquid- and Solid-phase Sensitive Elements

    Svyatoslav Yatsyshyn, Bohdan Stadnyk, Yaroslav Lutsyk, pp.15-23

    [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


5) Film Cooling Technique Simulation

    Bachir Bounegta, Rabah Dizene and Maamar Abdelkarim, pp.24-35

    [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


6) Development of Parallel and Fan-Shaped Beam Mixed-Projection Optical Tomography

    Siti Zarina Mohd. Muji, Ruzairi Abdul Rahim, Mohd Hafiz Fazalul Rahiman, Yusry Yunus, Zulkarnay Zakaria, Nor Muzakkir Nor Ayob, pp.36-44

    [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


7) A Study on Optical Sensors Orientation for Tomography System Development

    M. Fadzli B Abdul Shaib, Ruzairi Abdul Rahim, Siti Zarina M. Muji, Leow Pei Ling, M. Mahadi Abdul Jamil, pp.45-52

     [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


8) Optimizing the Frequency of Ultrasonic Tomography System with a Metal Pipeline

    Javad Abbaszadeh, Herlina Abdul Rahim, and Ruzairi Abdul Rahim, pp.53-64

     [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


9) A Line Detection Algorithm for Road Remarking

    Mark Cameron and Ibrahim Al-Bahadly, pp.65-73

    [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


10) Identification of Faces by Multimodal Information Fusion of Depth and Color

     Abdelmalik Ouamane, Mébarka Belahcene, Abdelhamid Benakcha, Mohamed Boumehrez, Abdelmalik Taleb Ahmed, pp.74-87

     [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


11) Implementation of PID Controller in MATLAB for Real-time Position Control of Faulhaber DC Micromotor

     Manjunatha Reddy H. K., Immanuel J., Shrimanth Sudheer L., Parvathi C. S., and Bhaskar P., pp.88-95

     [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


12) PMMA (Polymethyl Methacrylate) Fibre Optic Probe for Sensing Acceleration

     Binu Sukumaran, pp.96-105

     [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


13) Applications of Electronic Nose Based on MOX and QMB Sensors

     Valeria Messina and Noemě Walsőe de Reca, pp.106-114

     [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


14) Design of Optoelectronic System Using Multi Wavelength Illuminator for the Analysis of Sodium Ion in Blood Serum

     K. Murugananthan, R. Raghoonathan, K. Chakrapani and P. Neelamegam, pp.115-123

     [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]


15) Spray Pyrolysed Nanostructured ZnO Thin Film Sensors for Ethanol Gas

     Ramesh Bari, Sharad Patil, Anil Bari, Ganesh Patil, Jalindar Ambaker, pp.124-132

     [Abstract and Full Page Article Download]

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 Bullet Sensors Web Portal Up-Date Briefs



  • New issue of Sensors & Transducers e-Digest, Vol.140, Issue 5, 2012 is in the DIGEST section with business and products news

  • Modern Sensors, Transducers and Sensor Networks (Book Series: Advances in Sensors: Reviews, Vol. 1) -new published book by IFSA Publishing contains dozen collected sensor related, advanced state-of-the-art reviews written by 31 internationaly recognised experts from 9 countries

  • Biomedical Signals and Sensors I - recently published book by Springer is devoted to the interface between physiologic mechanisms and arising biosignals


Bullet Sensors Related Published Books



Modern Sensors, Transducers and Sensor Networks (Advances in Sensors: Reviews, Vol. 1)

by Sergey Y. Yurish (Editor)


Biomedical Signals and Sensors I

by Eugenijus Kaniusas


 Modern Sensors, Transducers and Sensor Networks book's cover

Publisher: IFSA Publishing

Format: printable pdf (Acrobat), 420 pages

Pubdate: 15 May 2012

ISBN: 978-84-615-9012-4


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 Biomedical Signals and Sensors I book's cover

Publisher: Springer

Hardcover: 313 pages

Pubdate: 31 May 2012

ISBN: 364224842X


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I. IARIA Sensors Related Conferences:



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1) The 3rd International Conference on Sensor Device Technologies and Applications (SENSORDEVICES' 2012)

    August 19 - 24, 2012 - Rome, Italy



2) The 2nd International Workshop on Sensor Networks for Supply Chain Management (WSNSCM' 2012)

    August 19 - 24, 2012 - Rome, Italy



3) The 6th International Conference on Sensor Technologies and Applications (SENSORCOMM' 2012)

    August 19 - 24, 2012 - Rome, Italy



4) The 5th International Conference on Advances in Circuits, Electronics and Micro-electronics (CENICS' 2012)

    August 19 - 24, 2012 - Rome, Italy



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 Bullet Global Medical Biosensors Market 2011-2015


Naperville, IL - 05/16/2012 -The Global Medical Biosensors market to grow at a CAGR of 9.4 percent over the period 2011–2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increased sales of glucose monitoring devices. The Global Medical Biosensors market has also been witnessing increase in investments by vendors on technological developments. However, poor durability of biological enzymes applied in biosensors could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.

The Global Medical Biosensors Market 2011–2015, has been prepared based on an in-depth analysis of the market with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global Medical Biosensors market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors dominating this market space include Abbott Laboratories, LifeScan Inc., Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd., and Bayer Healthcare AG.

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