Prescription for Better Health: Sensors
Today’s medical devices rely on sensors to aid in accurate monitoring, diagnosis and treatment. TE sensors meet the rigorous demands of a wide range of healthcare applications.
TE is now one of the largest sensor companies in the world, with innovative sensor solutions that help customers transform concepts into smart, connected creations. Electronic systems in medical equipment, devices and probes rely on sensor signals as a basis for control activities, accurate diagnosis and treatment. TE designs and manufactures sensors to exacting specifications for the rigors of medical applications, with ISO 13485 certification and FDA registration for various products. Our engineers provide full support of application-specific, standard and custom requirements, from product concept through manufacturing. Leading products include:
TE offers a broad range of calibrated and amplified sensors measuring relative humidity that are designed for demanding applications in a variety of output signals. Links direct to websites for TE's newly acquired product families.
Photo Optic Sensors
TE’s photo optic sensors are suited for medical applications in which the selection of peak wavelength is a priority. TE also packages optics into complete probe assemblies and provides platform accessories for monitoring applications. Links direct to websites for TE's newly acquired product families.
Piezo Film Sensors
TE’s piezoelectric sensors provide highly reliable, low-cost vibration, accelerometer or dynamic switch elements. The piezo film is flexible and pyroelectric. Links direct to websites for TE's newly acquired product families.
Anisotropic Magneto Resistive or AMR sensors offer robust non-contact measurement of changes in the magnetic field as seen by the sensor in medical applications. Links direct to websites for TE's newly acquired product families.
TE offers a portfolio of pressure sensor solutions that include standard and custom pressure products ranging from board level components to fully amplified and packaged transducers.
TE offers a wide range of temperature measurement, control and compensation sensing applications. Our wide selection of temperature products helps to meet the specific demands of temperature sensing in OEM applications. Links direct to websites for TE's newly acquired product families.
TE offers fluid detection sensors utilizing ultrasonic technology, where liquid level sensors, air bubble, air-in-line and point air detectors, are critical to a system’s operation. These sensors are unaffected by optical properties or dielectric constants of the fluids that are being monitored. Links direct to websites for TE's newly acquired product families.
See how TE is helping build the medical devices used in today's advanced minimally invasive heart procedures.
Advancing Medical Technology
TE worked with medical device designers to create a sensor that monitors the ideal temperature and humidity levels within a newborn’s incubator. Precisely maintaining this critical environment is just one of the many ways we’re advancing medical and healthcare technology.