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Sensors, A Comprehensive Survey, Volume 7, Mechanical Sensors

Sensors, A Comprehensive Survey, Volume 7, Mechanical Sensors

H. Bau (Volume Editor), N. F. DeRooij (Volume Editor), B. Kloeck (Volume Editor), Wolfgang Göpel (Editor), Joachim Hesse (Editor), J. N. Zemel (Editor)

ISBN: 978-3-527-62072-2

Nov 2008

692 pages

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'Sensors' is the first self-contained series to deal with the whole area of sensors. It describes general aspects, technical and physical fundamentals, construction, function, applications and developments of the various types of sensors.
This volume contains the physical and technical fundamentals of mechanical sensors, and contains and assesses the various types of sensors for particular applications. Of interest to engineers, physicists, chemists and others involved in sensor technology.
Introduction (H.H. Bau)
Thermoelectric Microsensors and Microsystems (H. Baltes, D. Moser, F. Völklein)
Strain Gage Sensors (A. Bray, G. Barbato)
Capacitive Sensors (S.C. Chang, W. Ko)
Piezoresistive Sensors (B. Kloeck)
Hall Sensors (K. Maenaka)
Resonant Sensors (R.A. Buser)
Ultrasonic Nonresonant Sensors (L.C. Lynnworth)
Sensor for Measuring Acceleration (M. Esashi)
Sensors for Measuring Density and Viscosity (F. Spieweck)
Sensors for Measuring Flow (P. Vigo, F. Cascetta)
Sensors for Measuring Force (G. Barbato, A. Bray)
Sensors for Measuring Torque (D. Juckenack)
Sensors for Measuring Pressure (W.G. Alwang)
Sensors for Measuring Stress (M. Onoe, J. Takahashi)
Sensors for Measuring Sound (R. Lerch)