Sensor Technology and Instrumentation Design (PS806)


M.Tech (P&ES)




Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)


Sensor types and classification, Mechanical, Electrical, Acoustic, Magnetic, Thermal and Bio-sensors. Introduction to MEMS Technology, Modeling and simulation of Micro-sensors and actuators. Interfacing with digital controllers. Design of instrumentation using MEMS sensors.


1. Ristic L (Ed), Sensor Technology and Devices, Artech House, London, 1994.
2. Tai Ran Hsu, MEMS and Microsystems – Design and Manufacturing, Tata McGraw-Hill.
3. Wise K D (Guest editor), Integrated Sensors, Micro-actuators, and Micro-systems (MEMS), Special Issue of Proceedings of the IEEE, Vol.86, No.8, Aug 1998.


Electrical and Electronics Engineering

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Venkatesa Perumal
Associate Professor and Head of the Department
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal
Srinivasnagar, Surathkal, Mangalore-575025. Karnataka, India.
Ph : +91-824-2473045
Fax: +91-824-2474039
E-mail: ee_hod[AT]nitk[DOT]edu[DOT]in

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