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Resources for IR Technology and Noncontact Infrared Temperature Measurement

Infrared (IR) sensors have been utilized successfully in noncontact temperature measurement in industrial and research settings and provide the following benefits:

  • Saving time - typical IR temperature measurement takes less than 500 mSec.
  • Ability to measure moving targets
  • Ability to measure hazardous or inaccessible objects
  • Ability to measure high temperatures (greater than 1300°C/2372°F)
  • No energy interference or energy loss
  • No risk of contamination or damage from contact with the target

To learn more about IR technology, please visit the following:

Principles and Benefits of IR Temperature Measurement (PDF)

Background of IR Temperature Sensing (.swf) - Flash video presentation on history of IR technology and Raytek Corporation

5 main factors that help you perform correct IR temperature measurement

What is Emissivity? - How objects emit energy and what are the emissivity values for the most common materials and metals

Article Downloads - List of industry articles about IR sensors and their applications.

Success Stories - Read what our customers tell us: real applications for Raytek IR sensors.

Glossary of Infrared Terms

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