7. Humidity Sensors

  1. Prof. Dr. W. Göpel2,
  2. Prof. Dr. J. Hesse3 and
  3. Prof. Dr. J. N. Zemel4
  1. Hiromichi Arai and
  2. Tetsuro Seiyama

Published Online: 20 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527620142.ch7

Sensors: Chemical and Biochemical Sensors - Part II, Volume 3

Sensors: Chemical and Biochemical Sensors - Part II, Volume 3

How to Cite

Arai, H. and Seiyama, T. (1991) Humidity Sensors, in Sensors: Chemical and Biochemical Sensors - Part II, Volume 3 (eds W. Göpel, J. Hesse and J. N. Zemel), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527620142.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institut für Physikalische und Theoretische Chemie der Universität, Auf der Morgenstelle 8, D-7400 Tübingen, FRG

  2. 3

    Carl Zeiss, ZB „Entwicklung”, Postfach 1380, D-7082 Oberkochen, FRG

  3. 4

    Center for Sensor Technology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6390, USA

Author Information

  1. Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 17 DEC 1991

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527267699

Online ISBN: 9783527620142

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Keywords:

  • humidity;
  • concentration;
  • atmosphere;
  • plantations;
  • conductivity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mechanism of Water Adsorption on Solid Surfaces

  • Electrolyte Humidity Sensors

  • Ceramic Humidity Sensors

  • Semiconductor-type Humidity Sensors

  • Polymer Film Humidity Sensors

  • Dew-Point Sensors

  • References