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Piezoelectric Transducers. 0000003240 00000 n 0000007270 00000 n • A thin piece of conductive material is formed into a pattern so as to create a resistance. <> 980 In a pressure sensor, a thin membrane transfers the force to the elements, while in accelerometers an attached seismic mass applies the forces. 0000006486 00000 n <> A piezoelectric accelerometer consists of a mass attached to a piezoelectric crystal which is mounted on a case. 5 0 obj L+. 0000001431 00000 n 0000002448 00000 n The resistance of Strain Gage: Materials material gage factor, G TCR (10-5) Ni80 Cr20 2.1 - 2.6 10 Pt92 W8 3.6 – 4.4 24 Silicon (n type) -100 to -140 70 to 700Germanium (p type) 102TCR = temperature coefficient of resistivity (ºC-1) • Note: • G for semiconductor materials ~ 50-70 x that of metals What is a Piezoelectric Sensor? 871 0 obj<>stream 0000003539 00000 n trailer 13 0 obj x��VK�E�g�5y���ю�JW�����rK�ā�HP��ˁ���{�g��A��zK��U_=������*}����={��7t7� J�N��4�I|׉�g��߻������s����c����ߺ�O�]vؿ�ap����OV��S���Bo)�_��!�8�t���6P�ѩ�yw�? �����V�EH68�; This can be measured as a voltage proportional to the pressure (see diagram to the right). piezoelectric sensor is versatile, reliable and the most popular vibration sensor for machinery monitoring. 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