12. Intelligent Sensors

  1. Dominique Placko
  1. Michel Robert

Published Online: 12 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470612026.ch12

Fundamentals of Instrumentation and Measurement

Fundamentals of Instrumentation and Measurement

How to Cite

Robert, M. (2007) Intelligent Sensors, in Fundamentals of Instrumentation and Measurement (ed D. Placko), ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470612026.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781905209392

Online ISBN: 9780470612026

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Keywords:

  • intelligent sensor;
  • measurement chain;
  • programmable logic controllers;
  • physical variable;
  • anti-breaking system

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Users' needs and technological benefits of sensors

  • Processing and performances

  • Intelligent distance sensors in cars

  • Fieldbus networks

  • Towards a system approach

  • Perspectives and conclusions

  • Bibliography