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Sorama’s acoustic imaging technology powers Fluke leak detector

The Fluke II900 Sonic Industrial Imager offers maintenance teams a new way to locate leaks in compressed air, gas and vacuum systems. The handheld device uses the sound analysis technology from Eindhoven-based Sorama to quickly and accurately pinpoint issues.

Headlines

Qutech and co want to quantum-connect the Randstad
Neways acquiesces to automotive angst, axes 250
Academic Startup Competition announces its top 10
Ebusco and Rocsys link up for automated bus depots
Applied Materials bumps ASML back to runner-up in semi equipment market
Fastned lands France and €17M for further growth

Eindhoven start-up Altum RF targets microwave niches

Preparing for its launch, Altum RF steps into the spotlight. With an international management team and an Australian design team, the Eindhoven-based start-up targets high-frequency RF markets.

In other news

Leuven researchers make themselves invisible to AI cameras (Myscience)
Qualcomm scored $4.5 billion or more in settlement with Apple (Gizmodo)
Tree-planting drones fire ‘seed missiles’ into the ground (Good)

Ask the headhunter

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