Free sensor-based measurement techniques handbook

05 April 2012

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The newly released third edition of the Signal Conditioning & PC-Based Data Acquisition Handbook from Measurement Computing, the value leader in data acquisition, is now available from Adept Scientific.

The 133-page PDF includes practical DAQ applications as well as theoretical measurement issues. Each chapter covers a major topic with sufficient detail to help readers understand the basic principles of sensor operation and the need for careful system interconnections. The handbook also discusses key issues concerning the data acquisition system’s multiplexing and signal conditioning circuits and analogue-to-digital converters.

Topics include:

  • Analogue-to-Digital Conversion
  • Multiplexing and Sampling Theory
  • Fundamental Signal ConditioningTemperature MeasurementStrain Measurements
  • Noise Reduction and Isolation

This popular handbook has also been used by teaching professionals for the instruction of sensor-based measurement techniques. The handbook is now available as a free download from the Adept Scientific website (pdf 2.7MB).

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