Measurement Systems (164)

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Chapter Outline

Chapter 15 - Measurement Systems (Instrumentation for Electrical Test and Measurement)

  • Conditioning the Signal — Detection
  • DC Carrier Amplifier
  • Carrier Amplifier used with AC-Excited Bridge
  • FM Carrier Amplifier
  • Capacitive Source Impedance
  • Resistive Source Impedance
  • The Bridge Circuit
  • Strain Gage Compensation
  • Equivalent Circuits, Bridge Transducers
  • Shunt Calibration
  • Voltage Insertion Calibration
  • RC High-Pass Filter
  • Amplifier-Source Compatibility
  • Source Shunting Effect
  • Calibrated Zero Suppression
  • Amplifier Characteristics
  • Four Basic Types of Amplifiers
  • Typical Uses of Different Amplifier Types
  • Differential Amplifier
  • Amplifier Compatibility Summary
  • Piezo Voltage Amplifier
  • Impedance Transforming Amplifiers
  • Pieozelectric Transducers with Amplifier
  • Insufficient RC Time Constant
  • Charge Converters
  • Other Amplifier Characteristics
  • Integrating Circuits    
  • High-Pass Filtering & Differentiating Circuits
    • Input/Output Curves for Differentiating Circuits
  • Filtering in General
    • Acoustic Weighting
    • Bandwidth
    • Undamped (high Q) vs. Damped (low Q) Filters
    • Selective Filtering    
  • Filter Characteristics
    • Characteristics of Butterworth Filters
    • Characteristics of Chebyshev Filters
    • Characteristics of Bessel Filters
  • RC and LR Circuits—Charge & Delay Curves
    • Reaction of an R-C Circuit to a Square Wave
  • Sampling Theory: Review
  • Anti-Alias Filters
    • Brick-Wall vs Real Filters
    • Aliasing Analysis
    • Anti-Alias Filters .. Hardware
  • Sensors to Analog-to-Digital (A/D) Converters