Introduction to Sensors Technology

Introduction to Sensors Technology

180 Skills
Updated Jul 25, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Define sensors
  • List the primary types of sensors
  • Categorize sensors based upon their capabilities
  • Understand the role of sensors in automated industrial systems
  • List some typical applications of sensors in automated industrial systems
Course Description

Sensors are the communication managers of automated industrial systems. They collect information about the environment and convert this information into a format that can be used by the system. Sensor selection depends upon what information the automated system needs to acquire.