DirectShear Sensors: The Latest Tool in the Quest for Greener Aircraft

by Jared Anderson on Dec 6, 2019 2:14:16 PM

IC2’s DirectShear Sensors offer a breakthrough new tool for engineers and scientists to design cleaner, quieter aircraft. Every single day, the global commercial aircraft industry consumes 250 million gallons of fuel. Moreover, noise pollution...

A Guide to Wall Shear Stress Measurement - Part 1 - Overview

by Jared Anderson on Nov 13, 2019 10:12:13 AM

The ability to accurately measure wall shear stress has numerous potential applications across the industrial and scientific communities. Actual measurement applications have been limited though, due to inadequacies of techniques historically...

IC2 Selected for 2nd Contract to Extend Shear Stress Sensing to Two Dimensions

by Steve Horowitz on Jun 3, 2019 12:35:57 PM

IC2 announced today that NASA has selected the company for a new Phase 2 contract from the 2018 SBIR program, accelerating critical R&D into two-dimensional shear-stress sensing.  Under this new two-year contract, IC2, in partnership with the...

IC2 to Exhibit and Present at AIAA Aviation 2019

by Steve Horowitz on May 20, 2019 12:59:04 PM

IC2, a pioneer in the development of precision MEMS sensors for aerospace applications, will be exhibiting with a booth and presenting a technical paper at AIAA Aviation 2019 in Dallas, TX.  The technical program for the 2019 AIAA Aviation and...

DirectShear™ Sensors Now Offered at Lowest Prices Ever

by Steve Horowitz on Mar 1, 2019 11:42:25 AM

DirectShear™ Sensors, the first and only microsensors to directly measure shear stress, are now available at an all-time low price.   With the product line now well established, and the recent launch of two all-new form factors, IC2 is now able...

IC2 Launches All-New Form Factors for DirectShear™ Sensors

by Steve Horowitz on Jan 31, 2019 10:46:46 AM

IC2 has launched two all-new form factors for DirectShear Sensors in response to customer demand.   The Capacitive Sensor Units for DirectShear™ are now available in both a rack-mountable standalone unit and a CompactPCI® module. 

IC2 to Exhibit and Present at AIAA SciTech 2019

by Steve Horowitz on Oct 4, 2018 1:29:26 PM

IC2, a pioneer in the development of precision MEMS sensors for aerospace applications, will be exhibiting and presenting a technical paper at AIAA SciTech 2019 in San Diego, CA.  Billed as “the world’s largest event for aerospace research,...

IC2 Wins Contract to Extend Shear Stress Sensing to Two Dimensions

by Steve Horowitz on Sep 6, 2018 8:52:38 AM

IC2, a pioneer in precision MEMS sensors for aerospace applications, announced today that NASA has awarded the company a new Phase I contract for the 2018 SBIR program.  Under this new contract, IC2, in partnership with the University of Florida, 

IC2 to Exhibit at AIAA Aviation 2018 in Atlanta

by Steve Horowitz on Jun 12, 2018 9:00:00 AM

IC2, a pioneer in the development of precision MEMS sensors for aerospace applications, will be exhibiting at AIAA Aviation 2018 in Atlanta, GA.  Billed as “the only aviation event that covers the entire integrated spectrum of aviation business,...

IC2 Introduces Industry-First Microsensor to Directly Measure Shear Stress in Wind Tunnels

by Steve Horowitz on Feb 20, 2018 8:47:56 AM

IC2 announced today an industry-first microsensor capable of directly measuring time-resolved wall shear stress in wind tunnel testing.  Reducing aerodynamic drag is a major factor to improving fuel efficiency of aircraft and automobiles, but...