Archive for the 'Sensor Workshop' Category

Rain Sense

Earlier this past spring(’06) I happened to visit my father in NJ an he had just traded up his older Buick for a recent model Buick LeSabre. Now what is interesting to me is that this luxury car came with many advanced features that were built in, OnStar, Electric seats, and most interesting were a [...]

Sensor Report – Microphones

Introduction – Microphones are one of the most basic kinds of transducers. By converting vibrations in the air into corresponding variations in electrical current. Because microphones are all around us and used in all kinds of settings I first passed them off as too simple and not worthy of examination, especially compared to all the [...]