TITLE

Baker's Best: Designing with temperature sensors, part five: IC temperature sensors

AUTHOR(S)
Baker, Bonnie
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
EDN Europe;Mar2012, Vol. 2012 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on integrated temperature sensors and explains how it can solve temperature problems. It explains how it is easy to install on PCB and how they are user-friendly output format. It provides description on generalities of the inputs, insides, and outputs of these silicon chips. It explains how designers have exploited the process technology of these silicon-based ICs to everyone's advantage.
ACCESSION #
73367573

 

Related Articles

  • Frequently Asked Questions: TEMPERATURE SENSORS. Allan, Roger // Electronic Design;10/20/2005, Vol. 53 Issue 23, p34 

    The article presents questions and answers related to temperature sensors. There are four major types: thermocouples, thermistors, resistance temperature detectors (RTDs), and IC types. The IC types include sensors with analog and digital outputs. Thermocouples are widely used since they're very...

  • Multichannel Temperature Measurement System. Setton, Joel // Electronic Design;07/10/2000, Vol. 48 Issue 14, p134 

    Focuses on a multichannel temperature measurement system, which extends the original concept to a multichannel design while using standard components to minimize cost. Relationship between the voltage across a silicon junction and its temperature; Schematic diagram on how the multichannel...

  • Transistor junction monitors remote temperature. Smith, Matt // EDN;06/22/2000, Vol. 45 Issue 13, p172 

    Focuses on a circuit that uses a regular, general purpose transistor as the sensing element and a thermal diode monitor integrated circuit to measure temperature. Sensor's connection to a regulator low-cost discrete npn transistor; Forcing of two currents through the base-emitter junction.

  • Extended-Range Temperature Sensing ICs. Lacanette, Kerry // ECN: Electronic Component News;Jan2004, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p13 

    Provides information on digital "remote" temperature sensors that use an external bipolar transistor as the sensing element for monitoring die temperature on high-speed, high-performance integrated circuits (IC) like microprocessors and graphics processors. Upper measurement limits of all...

  • A high-precision silicon temperature sensor. Ivshin, P. A.; Legotin, S. A.; Korol'chenko, A. S.; Murashev, V. N. // Instruments & Experimental Techniques;Sep2010, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p768 

    The operating principle and the design of a high-precision silicon temperature sensor are described. It is shown that the sensor is capable of operating at temperatures ranging from −20 to +125°C and that its sensitivity in this interval is 0.01°C or better. The sensor can find wide...

  • A network of RS-485 smart temperature sensors. Cerezo, Luis Alberto // Electronic Design;08/23/99, Vol. 47 Issue 17, p81 

    Describes a network of smart temperature sensors. Components of the network nodes; Computer used as the network master; Block diagram of the temperature sensor cards; Detection of hardware error; Electrical isolation of the system to provide noise immunity in industrial applications.

  • Heat Stress Monitor.  // Forging;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p40 

    The article offers information on the Microtherm heat stress monitor from Casella USA.

  • See Temperature.  // Salt Water Sportsman;Jul2005, Vol. 66 Issue 7, p26 

    Features the Fisherman's Temperature Sensor from Minn Kota.

  • Contact sensors: The business end of temperature measurement. Johnson, Dick // Control Engineering;Jun98, Vol. 45 Issue 8, p57 

    Part III. Provides information on the use of temperature sensors in the United States. Marketing of the product; Accuracy of temperature sensors; How to keep a track of the temperature by using the sensors. INSETS: Sensor matching boosts performance;Why use direct wire temperature sensors?.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics