Field Guide to Sensors : 60 Components for Measuring the Physical World, Paperback Book

Field Guide to Sensors : 60 Components for Measuring the Physical World Paperback


As sensors become cheaper, smaller, and easier to power, they are becoming truly ubiquitous.

But searching for information about sensors today is a huge pain, since most of the relevant facts are only available in technical spreadsheets.

The Field Guide to Sensors provides a top-down view of the entire sensor ecosystem, organized to help you quickly zero in on sensors that are the best match for your application.

Ideal for the growing entrepreneurial/research community, including professional electrical engineers, product managers, data scientists, graduate students, and hobbyists, this handbook will help you choose the right sensor for the job, quickly and confidently.

Understand the strengths and limitations of many sensors Make quick, confident judgments about which sensor(s) are best suited to any given use case Inspire creativity by browsing the capabilities of lots of sensors Get good pointers of where to go for further resources and information


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 500 pages
  • Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc, USA
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Electronics engineering
  • ISBN: 9781491951408



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