Volgenau School of Engineering
George Mason University
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ECE 530: Sensor Engineering

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Presents the fundamentals of sensor characteristics and transfer functions, sensor circuits and interfacing, sensor noise, and protection methods. Studies of different methods used in sensing position, motion, acceleration, force, humidity, temperature, chemicals, etc. are developed, followed by an analysis of specific sensor designs.

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Presents the fundamentals of sensor characteristics and transfer functions, sensor circuits and interfacing, sensor noise, and protection methods. Studies of different methods used in sensing position, motion, acceleration, force, humidity, temperature, chemicals, etc. are developed, followed by an analysis of specific sensor designs.

When Offered: Fall, Spring.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

Graduate Standing, or permission from instructor.

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