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Resistive, Capacitive, Inductive, and Magnetic Sensor Technologies

1st Edition

By Winncy Y. Du

CRC Press

408 pages

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Sensor technologies have experienced dramatic growth in recent years, making a significant impact on national security, health care, environmental improvement, energy management, food safety, construction monitoring, manufacturing and process control, and more. However, education on sensor technologies has not kept pace with this rapid development

Table of Contents

Preface. Introduction. RCIM Sensor Definition and Terminologies. Resistive Sensors. Capacitive Sensors. Inductive Sensors. Magnetic Sensors. RCIM Sensor Circuits. Appendix. References and Resources. Index.

About the Author

Professor Winncy Y. Du (PE, ASME fellow) is the director of the Robotics, Sensor and Machine Intelligence Laboratory with the Department of Mechanical Engineering at San Jose State University, California, USA. She earned her Ph.D and second MS degree from Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA; her first MS from West Virginia University, Morgantown, USA; and her BS from Jilin University, China. She has worked as a journal editor, engineer, and researcher; taught over ten different undergraduate and graduate courses; published numerous papers; and contributed to the books Smart Sensors and Sensing Technology and Modern Sensors, Transducers and Sensor Networks.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Physics