Description

Tony Fischer-Cripps is a Project Leader in the Division of Telecommunications and Industrial Physics of the CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation), Australia. He was previously lecturer, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), Australia, and has also worked for the National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA (NIST, formerly National Bureau of Standards - NBS).

Key Features

*The essential pocket reference for engineers and students *Interfacing in action: PCs, PLCs, transducers and instrumentation in one book *Develop systems and applications that work with Newnes Interfacing Companion

Readership

Professional engineers, technicians, undergraduate students especially those in test and measurement, instrumentational and control, and computer interfacing and technology.

Table of Contents

Preface; Part 1 - Transducers; Measurement systems; Temperature; Light; Position and motion; Force, pressure and flow; Part 2 - Interfacing; Number systems; Computer architecture; Assembly language; Interfacing; A to D & D to A conversions; Data communications; Programmable logic controllers; Data acquisition project; Part 3 - Signal processing; Transfer function; Active filters; Instrumentation amplifier; Noise; Digital signal processing; Index; Further reading; Parts lists

Details

No. of pages:
320
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Newnes
Electronic ISBN:
9780080497457
Print ISBN:
9780750657204
Print ISBN:
9780080974514

About the author

Tony Fischer-Cripps

Tony Fischer-Cripps is a Project Leader in the Division of Telecommunications and Industrial Physics of the CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation), Australia. He was previously lecturer, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), Australia, and has also worked for the National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA (NIST, formerly National Bureau of Standards – NBS).