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Electrical Measurement, Signal Processing, and Displays

1st Edition

Edited by John G. Webster

CRC Press

768 pages | 465 B/W Illus.

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The CRC Principles and Applications in Engineering series is a library of convenient, economical references sharply focused on particular engineering topics and subspecialties. Each volume in the series comprises chapters carefully selected from CRC's bestselling handbooks, logically organized for optimum convenience, and thoughtfully priced to fit every budget.

Electrical Measurement, Signal Processing, and Displays describes the use of instruments and techniques for practical measurement of electromagnetic variables, signal processing equipment and parameters, and various types of displays, from cathode ray tubes to LED devices. For this volume, chapters relevant to these topics were culled from the bestselling Measurement, Instrumentation, and Sensors Handbook and revised by their original authors to bring them thoroughly up to date.

This is a concise, well-illustrated, and highly practical reference. It sets forth the principles, formulas, and equations engineers and scientists need for solving the instrumentation and measurement questions they encounter in practice, particularly when problems arise in areas outside their own specialties.

Table of Contents

ELECTROMAGNETIC VARIABLES MEASUREMENT

Voltage Measurement

Current Measurement

Power Measurement

Power Factor Measurement

Phase Measurement

Energy Measurement

Electrical Conductivity and Resistivity

Charge Measurement

Capacitance and Capacitance Measurements

Permittivity Measurement

Electric Field Strength

Magnetic Field Measurement

Permeability and Hysteresis Measurement

Inductance Measurement

Immittance Measurement

Q Factor Measurement

Distortion Measurement

Noise Measurement.

Microwave Measurement

SIGNAL PROCESSING

Amplifiers and Signal Conditioners

Modulation

Filters

Spectrum Analysis and Correlation

Applied Intelligence Processing

Analog-to-Digital Converters

Computers

Telemetry

Sensor Networks and Communication

Electromagnetic Compatibility

DISPLAYS

Human Factors in Displays

Cathode Ray Tube Displays

Liquid Crystal Displays

Plasma-Driven Flat Panel Displays

Electroluminescent Displays

Light-Emitting Diode Displays

Reading/Recording Devices

About the Authors/Editor

Webster\, John G.

About the Series

Principles and Applications in Engineering

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC007000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Electrical
TEC064000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Sensors