Practical Considerations

  • Ilene J. Busch-Vishniac
Part of the Mechanical Engineering Series book series (MES)

Abstract

The previous chapters in this book considered electromechanical transducers in detail: the fundamental energy conversion mechanisms, performance characteristics, and models which permit performance prediction. While this myopic view can be justified from the perspective of the design of electromechanical sensors and actuators, it does not lay the foundation for the practical use of such devices. This chapter is intended to be an introduction to the practical considerations of electromechanical transducers, particularly as they are used as components in larger systems.

Keywords

Quartz Attenuation Radar Convolution Acoustics 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    D. H. Sheingold (ed.), Analog-Digital Conversion Handbook (Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1986).Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    W. C. Lin, Handbook of Digital System Design for Scientists and Engineers: Design with Analog, Digital, and LSI (CRC, Boca Raton, FL, 1981).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    A. J. Bouwens, Digital Instrumentation (McGraw-Hill, New York, 1984).Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    A. H. Slocum, Precision Machine Design (Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1992).Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    A. V. Oppenheim and R. W. Schafer, Digital Signal Processing (Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1975).MATHGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    L. R. Rabiner and B. Gold, Theory and Application of Digital Signal Processing (Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1975).Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    S. D. Morgera and H. Krishna, Digital Signal Processing: Applications to Communications and Algebraic Coding Theories (Academic Press, Boston, MA, 1989).MATHGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    C. D. McGillem and G. R. Cooper, Continuous and Discrete Signal and System Analysis, 2nd ed. (Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, 1984).Google Scholar
  9. 9.
    A. J. Diefenderfer, Principles of Electronic Instrumentation (Saunders, Philadelphia, PA, 1972).Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    L. D. Jones and A. F. Chin, Electronic Instrumentation and Measurements (Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1991).Google Scholar
  11. 11.
    C. F. Coombs, Jr. (ed.), Electronic Instrument Handbook, 2nd ed. (McGraw-Hill, New York, 1995).Google Scholar
  12. 12.
    G. Matsuno, D. Yamazaki, E. Ogita, K. Mikuriya, and T. Ueda, A Quartz Crystal Microbalance-Type Odor Sensor Using PVC-Blended Lipid Membrane, IEEE Trans. Instrum. and Meas., 44, 739 (1995).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. 13.
    E. O. Doebelin, Measurement Systems: Application and Design (McGraw-Hill, New York, 1983).Google Scholar
  14. 14.
    J. Russell, New Developments in Magnetostrictive Position Sensors, Sensors, 44, June 1997.Google Scholar
  15. 15.
    S. U. Pillai, Array Signal Processing (Springer-Verlag, New York, 1989).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  16. 16.
    S. Haykin, J. H. Justice, N. L. Owsley, J. L. Yen, and A. C. Kak, Array Signal Processing (Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1985).MATHGoogle Scholar
  17. 17.
    D. H. Johnson and D. E. Dudgeon, Array Signal Processing: Concepts and Techniques (Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1993).MATHGoogle Scholar
  18. 18.
    I. J. Busch-Vishniac, J. E. West, and R. L. Wallace, Jr., A New Approach to Transducer Design Applied to a Foil Electret Acoustic Antenna, J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 76, 1609 (1984).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  19. 19.
    T. Bailey and J. E. Hubbard, Distributed Piezoelectric-Polymer Active Vibration Control of a Cantilever Beam, AIAA J. Guid. Cont. Dyn., 16, 605 (1985).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  20. 20.
    I. J. Busch-Vishniac, Spatially Distributed Transducers I-Coupled Two-Port Models, J. Dyn. Sys. Meas. Control, 112, 372 (1990).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  21. 21.
    I. J. Busch-Vishniac, Spatially Distributed Transducers II-Augmented Transmission Line Models, J. Dyn. Sys. Meas. Control, 112, 381 (1990).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ilene J. Busch-Vishniac
    • 1
  1. 1.Whiting School of EngineeringJohns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA

Personalised recommendations