As part of an expansion plan, the sensor technology business of Heraeus will operate under a new name. Heraeus Nexensos platinum temperature sensors can be used to measure and regulate thermal processes up to 1922°F (1050°C).

The company plans to tailor its sensor business to meet the needs of the automotive and electronics industries. Heraeus Nexensos will focus on developing sensor solutions for e-mobility and the areas of power electronics, batteries, e-motors and charging systems. In addition, the company is intensifying its collaboration with startups and investigating potential acquisitions.