5. Accelerometers and Inclinometers

  1. Pavel Ripka and
  2. Alois Tipek
  1. André Migeon and
  2. Anne-Elisabeth Lenel

Published Online: 5 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470612231.ch5

Modern Sensors Handbook

Modern Sensors Handbook

How to Cite

Migeon, A. and Lenel, A.-E. (2007) Accelerometers and Inclinometers, in Modern Sensors Handbook (eds P. Ripka and A. Tipek), ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470612231.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781905209668

Online ISBN: 9780470612231

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Keywords:

  • inclination;
  • piezoelectric accelerometers;
  • monolithic processes;
  • hybrid process;
  • calibrations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Acceleration

  • Application ranges

  • Main models of accelerometers

  • The signal processing associated with accelerometers

  • Manufacturing process

  • The calibrations

  • Examples of accelerometers and inclinometers

  • List of manufacturers of accelerometers

  • References

  • Bibliography