Capacitive Force Transducers

  • Dan Mihai Ştefănescu


Resistive and capacitive transducers are the most spread in force measurements. Following some estimations, more than 30 % of modern transducers are direct or indirect applications of the RC sensing principles [5.1]. Capacitive transducers are the most precise of all electrical ones and are known for their extremely high sensitivity and resolution, large bandwidth, robustness, stability, and drift-free measurement capability. They can be used in severe environments (high temperature, magnetic fields, and radiation) as well as in various non-contact or nonintrusive applications.


Cantilever Beam Electrostatic Force Capacitive Sensor Capacitive Transducer Fluid Compressibility 
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