Chapter 11. Other Magnetic Sensors

  1. John R. Brauer

Published Online: 31 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0471777714.ch11

Magnetic Actuators and Sensors

Magnetic Actuators and Sensors

How to Cite

Brauer, J. R. (2006) Other Magnetic Sensors, in Magnetic Actuators and Sensors, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471777714.ch11

Author Information

  1. Milwaukee School of Engineering, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 JAN 2006
  2. Published Print: 3 MAR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471731696

Online ISBN: 9780471777717



  • inductive recording heads;
  • linear variable-differential transformer (LVDT);
  • flux gate sensors


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Speed Sensors Based on Faraday's Law

  • Inductive Recording Heads

  • Proximity Sensors Using Impedance

  • Linear Variable Differential Transformers

  • Magnetostrictive Sensors

  • Flux Gate Sensors

  • Magnetometers and Motes

  • Problems

  • References