Mems for Automotive and Aerospace Applications

MEMS for automotive and aerospace applications reviews the use of Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems (MEMS) in developing solutions to the unique challenges presented by the automotive and aerospace industries. Part one explores MEMS for a variety of automotive applications. The role of MEMS in passenger safety and comfort, sensors for automotive vehicle stability control applications and automotive tire pressure monitoring systems are considered, along with pressure and flow sensors for engine management, and RF MEMS for automotive radar sensors. Part two then goes on to explore MEMS for aerospace applications, including devices for active drag reduction in aerospace applications, inertial navigation and structural health monitoring systems, and thrusters for nano- and pico-satellites. A selection of case studies are used to explore MEMS for harsh environment sensors in aerospace applications, before the book concludes by considering the use of MEMS in space exploration and exploitation. With its distinguished editors and international team of expert contributors, MEMS for automotive and aerospace applications is a key tool for MEMS manufacturers and all scientists, engineers and academics working on MEMS and intelligent systems for transportation. Chapters consider the role of MEMS in a number of automotive applications, including passenger safety and comfort, vehicle stability and control MEMS for aerospace applications are also discussed, including active drag reduction, inertial navigation and structural health monitoring systems Presents a number of case studies exploring MEMS for harsh environment sensors in aerospace

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  • Author : Michael Kraft
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 360 pages
  • ISBN : 0857096486
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Mems for Automotive and Aerospace Applications

Mems for Automotive and Aerospace Applications
  • Author : Michael Kraft,Neil M White
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 02 January 2013
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MEMS for automotive and aerospace applications reviews the use of Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems (MEMS) in developing solutions to the unique challenges presented by the automotive and aerospace industries. Part one explores MEMS for a variety of automotive applications. The role of MEMS in passenger safety and comfort, sensors for automotive vehicle stability control applications and automotive tire pressure monitoring systems are considered, along with pressure and flow sensors for engine management, and RF MEMS for automotive radar sensors. Part two then goes

Sensors for Automotive and Aerospace Applications

Sensors for Automotive and Aerospace Applications
  • Author : Shantanu Bhattacharya,Avinash Kumar Agarwal,Om Prakash,Shailendra Singh
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 01 November 2018
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This volume covers the various sensors related to automotive and aerospace sectors, discussing their properties as well as how they are realized, calibrated and deployed. Written by experts in the field, it provides a ready reference to product developers, researchers and students working on sensor design and fabrication, and provides perspective on both current and future research.

Leveraging Information Technology for Optimal Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO)

Leveraging Information Technology for Optimal Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO)
  • Author : Anant Sahay
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 09 October 2012
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Aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) requires unique information technology to meet the challenges set by today’s aviation industry. How do IT services relate to aircraft MRO, and how may IT be leveraged in the future? Leveraging Information Technology for Optimal Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) responds to these questions, and describes the background of current trends in the industry, where airlines are tending to retain aircraft longer on the one hand, and rapidly introducing new genres of

Wireless Networks: Characteristics and Applications

Wireless Networks: Characteristics and Applications
  • Author : MDPI
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 18 October 2019
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Wireless technology has become extremely important for human life and nearly everyone carries at least one cell/mobile phone. Voice communication affects our daily lives and we are influenced by day-to-day routine. Wireless systems are being explored for numerous applications in addition to their current communication function. One can only imagine the possible innovations from an area is expanding at an unprecedented rate and offers significant future potentials. This volume is a carefully selected collection of papers that characterizes the

Spacecraft Thermal Control

Spacecraft Thermal Control
  • Author : J Meseguer,I Pérez-Grande,A Sanz-Andrés
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 06 August 2012
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Thermal control systems are an essential element of spacecraft design, ensuring that all parts of the spacecraft remain within acceptable temperature ranges at all times. Spacecraft thermal control describes the fundamentals of thermal control design and reviews current thermal control technologies. The book begins with an overview of space missions and a description of the space environment, followed by coverage of the heat transfer processes relevant to the field. In the third part of the book, current thermal control technologies

Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) in Aerospace Structures

Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) in Aerospace Structures
  • Author : Fuh-Gwo Yuan
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 01 March 2016
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Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) in Aerospace Structures provides readers with the spectacular progress that has taken place over the last twenty years with respect to the area of Structural Health Monitoring (SHM). The widespread adoption of SHM could both significantly improve safety and reduce maintenance and repair expenses that are estimated to be about a quarter of an aircraft fleet’s operating costs. The SHM field encompasses transdisciplinary areas, including smart materials, sensors and actuators, damage diagnosis and prognosis, signal

Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene for Photonic Applications

Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene for Photonic Applications
  • Author : Shinji Yamashita,Yahachi Saito,Jong Hyun Choi
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 August 2013
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The optical properties of carbon nanotubes and graphene make them potentially suitable for a variety of photonic applications. Carbon nanotubes and graphene for photonic applications explores the properties of these exciting materials and their use across a variety of applications. Part one introduces the fundamental optical properties of carbon nanotubes and graphene before exploring how carbon nanotubes and graphene are synthesised. A further chapter focusses on nonlinearity enhancement and novel preparation approaches for carbon nanotube and graphene photonic devices. Chapters

Laser Spectroscopy for Sensing

Laser Spectroscopy for Sensing
  • Author : Matthieu Baudelet
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 February 2014
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Laser spectroscopy is a valuable tool for sensing and chemical analysis. Developments in lasers, detectors and mathematical analytical tools have led to improvements in the sensitivity and selectivity of spectroscopic techniques and extended their fields of application. Laser Spectroscopy for Sensing examines these advances and how laser spectroscopy can be used in a diverse range of industrial, medical, and environmental applications. Part one reviews basic concepts of atomic and molecular processes and presents the fundamentals of laser technology for controlling

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures
  • Author : Ming L. Wang,Jerome P. Lynch,Hoon Sohn
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 26 April 2014
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Sensors are used for civil infrastructure performance assessment and health monitoring, and have evolved significantly through developments in materials and methodologies. Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructure Volume I provides an overview of sensor hardware and its use in data collection. The first chapters provide an introduction to sensing for structural performance assessment and health monitoring, and an overview of commonly used sensors and their data acquisition systems. Further chapters address different types of sensor including piezoelectric transducers, fiber optic sensors,

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures

Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructures
  • Author : Ming L. Wang,Jerome P. Lynch,Hoon Sohn
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 May 2014
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Sensors are used for civil infrastructure performance assessment and health monitoring, and have evolved significantly through developments in materials and methodologies. Sensor Technologies for Civil Infrastructure Volume II provides an overview of sensor data analysis and case studies in assessing and monitoring civil infrastructures. Part one focuses on sensor data interrogation and decision making, with chapters on data management technologies, data analysis, techniques for damage detection and structural damage detection. Part two is made up of case studies in assessing

Ultrasonic Transducers

Ultrasonic Transducers
  • Author : K Nakamura
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 August 2012
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Ultrasonic transducers are key components in sensors for distance, flow and level measurement as well as in power, biomedical and other applications of ultrasound. Ultrasonic transducers reviews recent research in the design and application of this important technology. Part one provides an overview of materials and design of ultrasonic transducers. Piezoelectricity and basic configurations are explored in depth, along with electromagnetic acoustic transducers, and the use of ceramics, thin film and single crystals in ultrasonic transducers. Part two goes on

Handbook of Terahertz Technology for Imaging, Sensing and Communications

Handbook of Terahertz Technology for Imaging, Sensing and Communications
  • Author : D Saeedkia
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 16 January 2013
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The recent development of easy-to-use sources and detectors of terahertz radiation has enabled growth in applications of terahertz (Thz) imaging and sensing. This vastly adaptable technology offers great potential across a wide range of areas, and the Handbook of terahertz technology for imaging, sensing and communications explores the fundamental principles, important developments and key applications emerging in this exciting field. Part one provides an authoritative introduction to the fundamentals of terahertz technology for imaging, sensing and communications. The generation, detection

Optical Thin Films and Coatings

Optical Thin Films and Coatings
  • Author : Angela Piegari,François Flory
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 August 2013
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Optical coatings, including mirrors, anti-reflection coatings, beam splitters, and filters, are an integral part of most modern optical systems. Optical thin films and coatings provides an overview of thin film materials, the properties, design and manufacture of optical coatings and their use across a variety of application areas. Part one explores the design and manufacture of optical coatings. Part two highlights unconventional features of optical thin films including scattering properties of random structures in thin films, optical properties of thin