magnetic field sensor

magnetic field sensor

[mag′ned·ik fēld ‚sen·sər]
(engineering)
A proximity sensor that uses a combination of a reed switch and a magnet to detect the presence of a magnetic field.
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Tenders are invited for Supply of three axis magnetic field sensor
Features of the new sensor include contactless and thus entirely wear-free travel measurement using a magnetic field sensor as well as redundant signal recording.
The motion controller includes a three-axis gyroscope, a three-axis accelerometer, and a terrestrial magnetic field sensor, as well as a colour-changing sphere that is tracked by the PlayStation Eye camera.
A magnetic field sensor consists of a series of buried wire loops or coils.
2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Magnetic field sensor is a device which is used for studying the field around electrical devices, coils and permanent magnets.
Only a magnetic field sensor and a high-energy-particle detector will continue to operate.
18 micrometer high-voltage process technology (XH018), the new low-power, highly sensitive magnetic field sensor device is a perfect fit for battery-powered applications.
According to a new market research report on the " Magnetic Field Sensors Market by Type (Hall Effect, Magnetoresistive, SQUID, Others), Technology (Low Field, Earth Field, BIAS Magnetic Field Sensors), Applications (Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Industrial & Infrastructure, Medical, Aerospace & Defense) and Geography - Forecasts & Analysis to 2013 - 2020 " published by MarketsandMarkets, the value of the global magnetic field sensor market was worth $1.