TW 502 – Sensors for Motion Control Systems

Duration : 20 Hours

Content :

  • Measurement device and transduction principle, resolution, accuracy, repeatability, gain and bandwidth.
  • Electrical loading effects, input-output impedance of measurement devices, grounding and signal shielding against noise.
  • Wheatstone bridge circuit and its use in measurement systems
  • Sensors for motion: position sensors, speed sensors, acceleration sensors
  • Sensors for force, torque, pressure and strain measurement
  • Sensors for temperature measurement
  • Sensors for flow rate and humidity measurement
  • Vision systems as “smart sensors”
  • Laser and range sensors