Sensors for Medical and Pharmaceutical Applications

Stellar Technology’s complete selection of pressure transducers/transmitters, load cells, force sensors, reaction torque transducers, temperature sensors, and LVDT displacement sensors provides design engineers in the medical instrumentation and pharmaceutical industries many options when selecting test and measurement sensors for their applications.

Our engineering expertise, proven sensor technology, field experience, and manufacturing capabilities provide customers with high-reliability medical sensors for a broad range of applications. At our engineering and manufacturing center in Amherst, New York, we have uniquely designed the facility to deliver both standard products and custom-engineered special products. Rely on Stellar Technology to add value to your test and measurement solution.

For reliable medical sensors and sensors for pharmaceutical applications, choose Stellar Technology!

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Medical and Pharmaceutical Sensors for Diverse Purposes

At Stellar Technology, our medical sensors and pharmaceutical sensors have been put to use in a variety of applications over the years. Some potential uses include:

  • Robotic surgery
  • MRI fluid measurement
  • Skeletal analysis
  • Medical research and development
  • Non-invasive fluid control systems
  • Automated liquid handling systems
  • Force-over-area pressure measurements
  • Physical therapy equipment
  • Orthopedics
  • Capsule presses
  • Fluid fill and dispensing systems
  • Blood processing equipment
  • Prosthetics research and development
  • Medical sterilizers
  • Homogenizing equipment
  • Pill weighing
  • Seal integrity testing
  • Pasteurizing systems
  • Emulsifying equipment

If you have questions about our sensors for medical applications, be sure to reach out to our team.

Pressure Sensors for Medical Applications

Our pressure sensors for medical and other applications feature the following specifications:

  • Pressure ranges from 1 to 100,000 PSI
  • Absolute, gage, true gage, differential, vacuum, barometric
  • Accuracies to 0.05% FSO
  • High-frequency response
  • All-welded stainless steel (17-4, 15-5, Inconel, Monel, Hastelloy)
  • mV/V, analog or digital outputs (including RS232, RS485, CANbus)
  • Special non-magnetic materials available
  • Comprehensive calibration records are standard
  • Engineered-to-order custom designs

LVDT Displacement Sensors

  • Stroke ranges from ± 0.01 in. to ± 18.5 in.
  • Linearities from 1% to 0.1%
  • Spring guided, captive guided, free unguided armatures
  • AC and DC versions
  • All-welded stainless steel
  • Precision gaging units with air push armatures
  • Submersible designs
  • Subsea versions submersible to 7,500 ft. of seawater

Load Cells, Force Sensors, Reaction Torque Sensors

Our load cells and assorted products for the medical field and other applications feature the following specifications:

  • Load ranges from grams to 2 million lbf
  • Tension, compression, and tension & compression
  • Complete selection of standard and special configurations
  • All-welded stainless steel (17-4, 15-5, Inconel, Monel, Hastelloy)
  • Special non-magnetic materials available
  • Miniature and subminiature versions
  • mV/V, analog or digital outputs (including RS232, RS485, CANbus)
  • Multiple bridge configurations
  • Comprehensive calibration records are standard
  • Engineered-to-order custom designs

Medical Sensors – Temperature Transducers and Transmitters

Our temperature transducers and transmitters for the medical field and other applications feature the following specifications:

  • Temperature ranges from – 320ºF to + 750ºF
  • No thermowell required
  • Customer specified probe lengths
  • All-welded stainless steel construction
  • Hermetically sealed
  • Dual temperature and pressure configurations
  • Analog and digital outputs (including RS232, RS485, CANbus)
  • Customer specified process connections
  • Engineering-to-order custom designs