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Measurement and Instrumentation

Trends and Applications, 1st Edition

Edited by S. Sen, M.K. Ghosh, S. Mukhopadhyay

CRC Press

666 pages

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Hardback: 9781420074321
pub: 2008-01-24
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Description

This volume provides a collection of specialized sensing and signal processing techniques not easily found in related books. Each chapter lucidly presents brief background material, principles, and techniques. Some of the topics covered include various sensors, signal conditioning and processing, image-based and intelligent instrumentation, and applications, such as automation in irrigation and VLSI in medical instrumentation.

Table of Contents

Preface

Evolution and Trends in Measurement and Instrumentation

Instrument Performance Evaluation

Sensors

Electrical Sensors

Optical Sensors

Chemical Sensors

Biochemical Sensors

Nucleonic Sensors

Microwave Sensors

Silicon Micromachining, Microsensors, and MEMS

Design of MEMS Capacitive Accelerometers

Signal Conditioning and Processing

Signal Conditioning and Processing

Telemetry and Data Communication

High Order Filter Design

Image-Based Instrumentation

Boundary Extraction and Contour Propagation of Heaage Sequences

Remote Sensing: An Overview

Intelligent and Virtual Instrumentation

Sensor Fusion and Estimation in Instrumentation

Online Monitoring of Manufacturing Processes: A Case Study of Tool Monitoring in Face Milling

Real Time Power System Frequency Estimation Techniques

Applications

Automation in Irrigation

VLSI in Medical Instrumentation

Robotic Instrumentation

Bioprocess Instrumentation

Measurement of Two-Phase Flow Parameters (Void Fraction and Flow Rate)

Index

Subject Categories

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