thick-film sensor

thick-film sensor

[‚thik ‚film ′sen·sər]
(engineering)
A thick-film circuit that is fabricated from suitable materials to measure a physical quantity such as mechanical stress or temperature or to perform a chemical sensing application such as the measurement of gas or liquid composition, acidity, or humidity.
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Each of these is described in detail, based on direct conversations with manufacturers, and there also are examples of partially-printed thick-film sensors.