Circuit board sense

Lee, Andrew
March 2004
Engineer (00137758);3/19/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7647, p9
This article reports on a sensor technology developed in Great Britain, which seems to be set to enter new vehicle programmes around the world after being snapped up by a major supplier to the automotive industry. TT Electronics PLC, which supplies systems to car giants such as BMW, VolksWagon and DaimlerChrysler, believes the technology, called Sensopad, can form the basis of a new generation of efficient, low-cost sensors. TT paid � 1 .4 million for Cambridge firm Sensopad and the rights to exploit the technology in the automotive sector.


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