9. Solid State Gyroscopes and Navigation

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

Published Online: 5 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470612231.ch9

Modern Sensors Handbook

Modern Sensors Handbook

How to Cite

Migeon, A. and Lenel, A.-E. (2007) Solid State Gyroscopes and Navigation, in Modern Sensors Handbook (eds P. Ripka and A. Tipek), ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470612231.ch9

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:

  • gyroscope;
  • rotary gyrometers;
  • fiber optic gyrometers;
  • vibrating gyrometers;
  • piloting and stabilization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The angular rate

  • Different ranges of rate gyro

  • Main models of rate gyro

  • Calibration of rate sensors

  • General features of the gyrometers

  • The main manufacturers

  • References

  • Bibliography