• Jeong-Yeol Yoon


So far we have learned about a couple of physical sensors, including a thermistor, diode temperature sensor, transistor temperature sensor, thermistor, strain gauge, and more. For practical applications, the voltage signals generated from these sensors must be conditioned and appropriately amplified. This task is usually achieved by an operational amplifier, more commonly referred to as an op-amp, which we briefly used in our  Chap. 3 laboratory.


Wheatstone Bridge Input Terminal Voltage Follower Positive Input Negative Input 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeong-Yeol Yoon
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  1. 1.Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Department of Biomedical Engineering BIO5 InstituteUniversity of ArizonaTucsonUSA

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