Topic: Sensors News

Purdue U embeds sensors into concrete

Sensors embedded into concrete tell when road is ready

Sensors developed by Purdue University researchers have been embedded into Indiana highways to more precisely determine when the concrete pavement is ready to handle heavy truck traffic, as part of a collaboration with the Indiana Department of Transportation.
Unified sensor controls shock wave effects

Unified sensor controls shock wave effects

Researchers at Yokohama National University in Japan have developed a unified shock sensor to quickly and accurately dispel harmful shock waves, according to a paper published in the Journal of Computational Physics.