Remote Sensing Articles

  • Top 5 Differences between Micro Pulse LiDAR and Ceilometer Technology

    If you are evaluating backscatter LiDAR sensors for measuring aerosols, cloud vertical structure, and planetary boundary layer (PBL) heights, what factors should you consider in your comparison? It really comes down to a choice between the traditional analog technology used in ceilometers and the more recent advanced technology found in Micro Pulse LiDAR (MPL) sensors. To select the best tool ...

  • Micro Pulse LiDAR Monitors Air Quality at Mining Sites in Real Time - Case Study

    Early Detection of Adverse Particulate Matter Aids Dust Management Dust emissions at open-cut coal mines are a potential threat to air quality in surrounding areas. To learn more about particulate matter (PM) and how it travels beyond a mine’s boundaries, a research grant from the Australian Coal Association Research Program (ACARP) was awarded to Pacific Environment, an environmental ...

  • Micro Pulse LiDAR Enables Automatic Aerosol Characterization - Case Study

    Depolarization and Continuous Data Collection Support Pollen Research in Barcelona, Spain Public health problems related to airborne pollen activity are on the rise in European megacities. Many people suffer from allergic reactions to biogenic particles that are naturally created by trees, grasses, flowers and other vegetation. Cities with large parks and gardens or nearby forests tend to ...

  • Micro Pulse LiDAR Enhances Global Aviation Safety - Case Study

    Monitoring Volcanic Ash provides early warnings of Hazardous Atmospheric Conditions Volcanic ash is a recurring impediment to normal air-traffic operations in Europe, Asia and South America due to potential jet engine damage caused by the razor-sharp particles in dense ash plumes. A notable example is the 2010 eruption of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano in Iceland that shut-down air ...

  • Tracking Air Pollution with Mini Micro Pulse LiDAR - Case Study

    Portable Monitoring Solution Offers Valuable Insight Into Haze Problem Poor air quality in large urban population centers has a negative impact on health and quality of life. To address these issues, the Institute of Urban Meteorology (IUM) in Beijing, China, is conducting fundamental research to better understand, forecast and mitigate atmospheric haze, i.e., air pollution. Over the past ...

  • STS Safe- RadEye G10 & GF-10 simulators

    STS are pleased to announce that the Thermo RadEye(tm) G-10 and GF-10 Safe-Series simulators are now available as part of the Safe-Series simulation range. These all new simulators use a real unmodified Thermo RadEye with the GM tube removed and the STS simulation circuit added.  The STS circuit generates pulses ...

  • Industrial Temperature Monitoring Data Logger Systems

    CAS DataLoggers Offers Value-Added Service Do you need to monitor the temperature of industrial equipment or of an industrial process? At CAS DataLoggers we sell hundreds of industrial temperature monitoring devices and systems each ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

  • Guide to Saving Time with Intelligent Data Logging

    How to Simplify Data Analysis and Find Answers Quicker When trying to define intelligent data logging, it’s useful to compare it with traditional data logging. In the past, data loggers or recorders would typically be configured to sample a set number of channels at a fixed rate and store the recorded values in memory. The data could then be downloaded to a PC afterward and analyzed to ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

  • Micro Pulse Lidar: Perfect Tool for Atmospheric Research

    Micro pulse style lidars are active remote sensing tools proven to be highly useful in atmospheric research. This style of backscatter lidar has been around for decades; however, incremental improvements in photon counting, sensitivity, polarization, optical filters, coatings, and precision machining of each element support increasingly accurate analysis. Each iteration of the ...

  • Delphin Offers New ProfiMessage D Data Acquisition System

    Measurement Data Acquisition, Monitoring & Automation CAS Dataloggers is pleased to announce the new ProfiMessage D Modular Data Acquisition system from Delphin Technology. The ProfiMessage D is the latest in the extremely successful Message family of  ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

  • Automated Tie Down Device - Military - Case Study

    Problem: The Office of Naval Research asked PCDworks to create a self-powered, remote-controlled tension system that would reduce damage to cargo, decrease load and unload times, and minimize crew involvement. . Process: PCDworks created a system of individual units which, when networked together, provide the ability to simultaneously secure and release loads. In this ...


    By Product Concept Development

  • Satellite Images Show Threat of Florida’s Toxic Algal Bloom

    Florida’s Lake Okeechobee algal blooms are even higher this summer causing many significant problems for local residents Florida’s Lake Okeechobee is experiencing a massive algal bloom that threatens waterways throughout the entire state. This enormous algal bloom in Florida’s largest freshwater lake could cause many grave issues within the local ecosystem, and ...


    By LG Sonic

  • What is a Data Logger?

    Data loggers are electronic devices designed to collect and store one or more parameters typically from some type of physical measurement sensor independently of a PC or computer system. The market generally understands a data logger to have a sample rate of once per second or slower. Dataloggers are typically battery operated and may have options for ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

  • 7 Ways a Data Logger Can Save You Money

    Every day we talk with dozens of customer to help them find the right data logger for their project. One of the first questions we ask is “Why are you buying a data logger?” Our goal is to understand the problem they are trying to solve or reason they are looking for a logger. Like many things, it often boils down to money: trying to reduce the cost of lost product or production or ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

  • 7 Ways a Data Logger Can Save you Money

    Every day we talk with dozens of customer to help them find the right data logger for their project. One of the first questions we ask is “Why are you buying a data logger?” Our goal is to understand the problem they are trying to solve or reason they are looking for a logger. Like many things, it often boils down to money: trying to reduce the cost of lost product or production or ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

  • Data Logger vs DAQ

    Key Differences Between Data Logging and Data Acquisition What is the difference between a Data Logger vs DAQ System? A data logger is a type of data acquisition system, but a data acquisition system is not necessarily a datalogger. There are several key functional differences in how the market understands these two classes of instruments. While the differences between these ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

  • Calibration of a Capacitance Soil Sensor Required to Achieve the Level of Accuracy Required for Satellite Ground Truthing - Case study

    This study published in American Meteorological Society’s BAMS journal demonstrates the extent of variability in readings one can expect with a soil moisture sensor based on capacitance technology. To obtain the highest level of accuracy that is required for remote sensing ...

  • When Do I Need A Remote Level Transmitter?

    The word “remote” is used rather loosely in the world of industrial sensors. It can refer to anything that is removed by any distance from your sensor (such as a remote display), or anything that is located any distance from your control infrastructure. In this case, we’re talking specifically about a sensor that is removed from the control infrastructure. At what point do you ...

  • Extending Remote Network Connections with Radios

    Remote networks are very useful in monitoring remote tanks. These can be monitored on a nearby local network or over the Internet from virtually any location. How, then, can you get a network or Internet connection to a remote location? There are a variety of ways to get a network to a remote location. ...

  • Automated Data Collection Reduces Errors

    Manual Recording vs Automated Data Collection with a Data Logger Humans make errors…it is a well-known fact. Accurate production data is of critical importance to many manufacturing companies.  Quality control best practices and production traceability requires error-free data collection with automated data collection from many ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

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