Launch of GM09-1 Gaussmeter

Hirst Magnetic Instruments Ltd, is pleased to announce the launch of a new Gaussmeters the GM09-1. The GM09-1 features a touch-screen interface and rechargeable Li-ion battery compatible with the extensive range of Hirst Hall sensor probes. Built-in “App” modes ensure standard tests and measurements can be carried out with ease and minimal effort. The GM09-1 isContinue reading “Launch of GM09-1 Gaussmeter”

Hirst featured in IOP “Physics Powering the Green Economy”report

Hirst Magnetic Instruments was featured as a case study in the recent Institute of Physics (IOP) Physics powering the green economy report. There were 19 case studies in the report which was presented by the IOP at COP 28 in 2023. Hirst produces equipment to enable the decarbonisation of transport via electric motors which byContinue reading “Hirst featured in IOP “Physics Powering the Green Economy”report”

Developing next generation PFMs through the KTN Innovation Exchange (iX)

Hirst Magnetic Instruments Ltd seeks to use open innovation – via the Innovate UK iX approach (KTN-iX™) to understand the unexplored dynamic nature of eddy current and hysteresis losses in permanent magnets in motors and generators. Hirst Magnetics carry out magnetic measurements using a pulsed field magnetometer. The development of more powerful motors in theContinue reading “Developing next generation PFMs through the KTN Innovation Exchange (iX)”

Magnetic Materials and Applications 2023

We are exhibiting at MMA 23 – Nov 7th 2023 – Nov 9th 2023 Hanau, Germany. We are also giving a paper titled “Test developments in Pulsed Field Magnetometers including closed loop mapping” sharing the latest performance improvements of the recently launched Generation 8 PFMs. This paper is a joint paper between Hirst Magnetic InstrumentsContinue reading “Magnetic Materials and Applications 2023”

Innovate UK announce 12 projects that scale-up the manufacturing of underpinning net zero technologies to increase UK industrial resilience.

Hirst is pleased to be part of a project announced recently on 8.9.23 by Innovate UK funding 12 projects that scale-up the manufacturing of underpinning net zero technologies to increase UK industrial resilience. https://www.ukri.org/news/driving-the-electric-revolution-competition-invests-in-net-zero-manufacturing-tech/ Driving the electric revolution summary UK Research and Innovation’s (UKRI) Driving the Electric Revolution Challenge Fund delivered by Innovate UK is funding theContinue reading “Innovate UK announce 12 projects that scale-up the manufacturing of underpinning net zero technologies to increase UK industrial resilience.”

Innovate UK announce 16 projects to strengthen the UK supply chain of critical materials

Hirst is pleased to participate in a project announced on the 11.9.23 by Innovate UK (as part of the 40 UK organisations working on 16 innovation projects benefiting  a £6.6 million investment in research projects which aim to help build a stronger supply chain of the critical minerals we rely on everyday.  The Critical Materials forContinue reading “Innovate UK announce 16 projects to strengthen the UK supply chain of critical materials”

Generation 8 PFM range now include new options for small sample measurements

Hirst Magnetic Instruments Ltd, is pleased to announce an extension to the range of its award-winning Pulsed Field Magnetometer (PFM) products. New user changeable high sensitivity pick up coils (PUC) allow a PFM customer to buy a generation eight PFM for a larger sample size and either at the time or later purchase an upgrade kitContinue reading “Generation 8 PFM range now include new options for small sample measurements”