Subject description - AD2B34SEI

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AD2B34SEI Sensors in Electronics and Informatics
Roles:P, V Extent of teaching:14KP+6KL
Department:13134 Language of teaching:CS
Guarantors:Husák M. Completion:Z,ZK
Lecturers:Bouřa A., Husák M. Credits:6
Tutors:Bouřa A., Husák M. Semester:L


The subject describes basic physical, electronic as well as optoelectronic behaviours using in sensors and microsensors, static and dynamic parameters, improvement of parameters, sensor data processing, intelligent sensors, applications of basic principles in sensors (temperature, pressure, optoelectronic and fibre optic, radiation, chemical, mechanical, level, flow, ultrasound, etc.). There are showed principles and applications of MEMS and microsystems in the subject. Principles are demonstrated on actual sensor datasheets and applications.

Course outlines:

1. Why sensors - familiarity with sensors and their applications
2. Sensor Parameters
3. Piezo-resistive effect - strain gauges, Piezo-resistive pressure sensors
4. Capacity - Capacitive sensors, capacitive pressure sensors
5. Piezoelectric effect - the principle of piezoelectric sensors, piezoelectric pressure sensors
6. Hall effect, magnetoresistive effect - sensors magnetic variables
7. Temperature dependence of the PN junction, the resistance of metal and semiconductors, thermoelectric effect, the temperature dependence of the MOS structure - temperature sensors
8. Pyroelectric effect, photovoltaic effect - sensors (UV, IR, visible, and nuclear)
9. Induktanční, inductive, magnetic principles, magnetostrictive effect - the magnetic sensor circuit (inductance)
10. Flow sensors, level
11. The sensors of chemical and biochemical variables
12. Accelerometers, gyroscopes
13. Optical fiber sensors
14. Inteligentní sensors, communications, sensors, used buses, links to multimedia, electric microactuators

Exercises outline:

1. Strain gauges
2. Pressure sensors
3. Capacity proximity sensors
4. Temperature sensor - pn junction, integrated resistive
5. Thermoelectric sensors, thermostat with Peltier
6. Non-contact (optical) temperature measurement
7. Electronic flow sensor - anemometer
8. Sensors for metal detection
9. magnetic field sensors - Hall, magnetoresistive
10. Optical radiation sensor
11. Gas sensors
12. Use of sensor for measurement of fluid quality
13. pH measurement, ISFET sensor
14. Sensor data processing using PC interface


Fraden,J.: Handbook of modern sensors. American institut of physics, Woodbury 1997 Göppel,W., Hesse,J., Zemel,J.N.: Sensors - Fundamentals and General Aspects, VCH 1989



Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
BKOI1 Computer Systems V 4
BKOI_BO Common courses V 4
BKOI3 Software Systems V 4
BKOI2 Computer and Information Science V 4
BKEEM1 Applied Electrical Engineering V 4
BKEEM_BO Common courses V 4
BKEEM2 Electrical Engineering and Management V 4
BKKME1 Communication Technology P 4
BKKME5 Komunikace a elektronika P 4
BKKME_BO Common courses P 4
BKKME4 Network and Information Technology P 4
BKKME3 Applied Electronics P 4
BKKME2 Multimedia Technology P 4
BKKYR1 Robotics V 4
BKKYR_BO Common courses V 4
BKKYR3 Systems and Control V 4
BKKYR2 Sensors and Instrumentation V 4
BIS(ECTS)-D Intelligent Systems V 4
BKSTMWM Web and Multimedia V 4
BKSTMSI Software Engineering V 4
BKSTMMI Manager Informatics V 4
BKSTMIS Intelligent Systems V 4
BKSTM_BO Common courses V 4
BSI(ECTS)-D Software Engineering V 4
BWM(ECTS)-D Web and Multimedia V 4
BMI(ECTS)-D Manager Informatics V 4

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