Chapter 4. Pressure Sensors: Techniques and Materials

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. Paul Votava

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470291023.ch4

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

Votava, P. (1980) Pressure Sensors: Techniques and Materials, 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.ch4

Author Information

  1. Kavlico Corp. 20869 Plummer St., Chatsworth, Calif. 91311

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:

  • demonstrated;
  • instrumentation;
  • parameters;
  • barometric;
  • corrosion-resistant properties

Summary

Six automotive pressure sensing techniques are discussed. Common problems of materials selection and process development are indicated for each. Fundamental design guides are shown for integration as a system due to materials and process inconsistencies.