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Murata pursued sensing functions making full use of MEMS and processing technology, and magnetoresistive elements including ceramic material technology in order to develop highly efficient and highly reliable devices, modules and systems. A lineup of various sensors respond to the sensing needs of various applications for automobile, wearable, medical care and health care.
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< Motion Detection >
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  Control for factory automation equipment, motors, encoders, etc.
 Rotary sensorsMagnetic switchesRotary position sensors
 AccelerometersInclinometersGyro Sensors

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  Detection of vehicle movement, turning and stopping
 AccelerometersInclinometersGyro SensorsRotary sensors
 Ultrasonic sensorsShock sensors

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  Detection of people who are in the way, located nearby, etc.
 Pyroelectric infrared sensorsProximity sensorsBarometric pressure sensors

< Interfaces >
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  HMIs (human–machine interfaces) connecting people and devices
 Rotary position sensorsUltrasonic sensors
 Magnetic switchesProximity sensors

< Monitoring >
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  Monitoring (watching over of) people, measurement of bio-information, etc.
 Bed sensorTemperature sensors

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  Acquisition of weather information, environment-related information, etc.
 Temperature sensorsBarometric pressure sensorsAmbient light sensors

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  Preventive maintenance for machinery and facilities, health monitoring, etc.
 Shock sensorsInclinometers