Technical Articles

Vaisala has published these technical articles:

(Calibration and Testing Services)
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The quality of a measurement device is often evaluated by a simple question: How accurate is the measurement?... (View Full Article)
(Environmental Sensors)
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Presentation slides with detailed information about MKT.... (View Full Article)
(Calibration and Testing Services)
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Periodic mapping of conditions within environmental chambers is critical for compliance in FDA-regulated applications, where validation of conditions such as temperature, and sometimes humidity, is... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Outdoor humidity and temperature measurement is essential for applications such as energy management and indoor climate control. Just one outdoor humidity sensor typically optimizes the energy... (View Full Article)
(Gas Sensing)
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What is self-heating and why does it matter?... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Excess moisture in plastics decreases product strength and causes a poor surface finish. On the other hand, excessive polymer drying wastes energy and lowers productivity as material delay in the... (View Full Article)
(Sensor Transmitters)
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Australian utility Ergon Energy supplies electricity to around 700,000 customers in the state of Queensland. Its vast operating area covers over one million km2 and includes expanding coastal and... (View Full Article)
(Gas Sensing)
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Carbon dioxide measurement is required in many applications from building automation and greenhouses to life science and safety. This document covers the following topics: Operation principle of... (View Full Article)
(Gas Sensing)
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Modern ventilation systems recirculate indoor air in order to minimize the amount of energy required to treat outside air. Using carbon dioxide (CO2) sensors as indoor air quality indicators helps to... (View Full Article)
(Gas Sensing)
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The outdoor CO2 level serves as a baseline for comparison to indoor CO2 concentration. The outdoor CO2 level directly impacts indoor conditions-if the outdoor CO2 concentration level is 500 ppm, it is... (View Full Article)
(Calibration and Testing Services)
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10 articles on how to reduce the risks of failed inspections, poor quality management systems, and bad measurement practices.... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Power transformers utilize oil as a heat transfer medium and a dielectric material, together with cellulose. Breakdown voltage (dielectric strength) is one of the most important parameters of... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Power transformers are among the most valuable and important assets in electrical power networks, and moisture is one of the key factors impacting the operational performance of transformer oil.... (View Full Article)
(Weather Sensing)
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Vaisala's U.S. Wind Performance Forecast provides a view of future wind speeds for the first quarter of 2016 across the country as well as a close up look at the strong anomalies anticipated in... (View Full Article)
(Temperature Sensing)
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Consider best practices for placing, maintaining, and calibrating temperature sensors.... (View Full Article)