Chapter 1. Needs for Automotive Sensors

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. J. G. Rivard

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470291023.ch1

Proceedings of the 8th Automotive Materials Conference: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 1, Issues 5/6

Proceedings of the 8th Automotive Materials Conference: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 1, Issues 5/6

How to Cite

Rivard, J. G. (1980) Needs for Automotive Sensors, in Proceedings of the 8th Automotive Materials Conference: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 1, Issues 5/6 (ed W. J. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470291023.ch1

Author Information

  1. Electrical and Electronics Div. Ford Motor Co., Dearborn, Mich. 48556

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1980

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373835

Online ISBN: 9780470291023

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Keywords:

  • reliable;
  • capabilities;
  • utilized;
  • significantly;
  • actuators

Summary

The present application of sensors, and their performance, cost, and reliability are presented. Future sensor development and the motivating forces such as lower sensor cost, improved reliability, and new application requirements are outlined.