Sensor Technology

  • J. Tonnesen
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 297)


The basic concepts of sensors are described and discussed for non-contacting displacement types and piezo-electric type force and acceleration transducers.


Displacement Sensor Piezoelectric Sensor High Carrier Frequency Ground Loop Acceleration Transducer 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Tonnesen
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  1. 1.The Technical University of DenmarkLyngbyDenmark

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