Gate Scientific Raises a Stir with sensing Stirrer Bar

Instrument News, Stefan Fritsch, April 29. 2019, 

During Pittcon 2019 in Philadelphia, PA in March, Gate Scientific Inc (Milpitas, CA) launched its wireless continuous pH and spin monitoring stirrer bar – the smartSENSE® stir bar – aiming to start a small revolution in the laboratory.  This is the second of the company’s stirrer bars that uses radio-frequency identification (RFID) to incorporate the sensing mechanism into the bar, the first product having been introduced a year ago with wireless temperature sensing capabilities.