The BiSon 64 sunsensor for space applications combines high reliability and high performance with low cost. Batch produced using unattended machining, automated pick and place and an integrated wire bondable connector the sensors are both reliable, rigid and cost effective. Fine sunsensors at the costs of a coarse sunsensor.
Today Lens R&D succesfully concluded the final review at the ESA business incubation centre ESIC which is both the end and the begin of new phase in the existence of Lens R&D. The ESA business incubation program provided Lens R&D with the framework in which both a high reliability sunsensor for terrestrial applications where developed [...]