This authoritative reference offers a complete review of all sensors and their associated controls systems typically found in the modern automotive vehicle.
Readers will find invaluable data and guidance on:
- automotive telematics
- on-board vehicle sensors
- outdoor highway sensors for traffic control
- ignition, fuel, emissions, suspension, braking and traction control sensors
- use of capacitive sensors for proximity monitoring
Choosing the correct sensor for cost, efficiency and durability is critical to the mechanics of a vehicle. This book will help engineers, technicians, and designers to better understand the wide range of sensors, their purpose and application.