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Solid State Gas Sensing

Editors: Comini, Elisabetta, Faglia, Guido, Sberveglieri, Giorgio (Eds.)

  • Describes the working principles and applications related to different types of sensors
  • Notes the recent impact of nanotechnology on the field
  • Deals with all the fundamental aspects of solid-state gas sensing as well as new, hot topics that are changing research in the field
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Solid State Gas Sensors offers insight into the principles, applications, and new trends in gas sensor technology. Developments in this field are rapidly advancing due to the recent and continuing impact of nanotechnology, and this book addresses the demand for small, reliable, inexpensive and portable systems for monitoring environmental concerns, indoor air quality, food quality, and many other specific applications. Working principles, including electrical, permittivity, field effect, electrochemical, optical, thermometric and mass (both quartz and cantilever types), are discussed, making the book valuable and accessible to a variety of researchers and engineers in the field of material science.

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From the reviews: “This book offers insight into the principles, applications and new trends in gas sensor technology. Developments in this area are rapidly advancing, so the timing of this book’s publication is perfect. It covers sensors based on many different approaches, making it useful to a wide variety of people.” (Hsuing Hsu, Optics & Photonics News, February, 2010)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • FET Gas-Sensing Mechanism, Experimental and Theoretical Studies

    Spetz, Anita Lloyd (et al.)

    Pages 1-27

  • Cantilever-Based Gas Sensing

    Lang, Hans Peter

    Pages 1-24

  • Optical Gas Sensing

    Cacciari, Ilaria (et al.)

    Pages 1-28

  • Capacitive-Type Relative Humidity Sensor with Hydrophobic Polymer Films

    Sadaoka, Yoshihiko

    Pages 1-43

  • Acoustic Wave Gas and Vapor Sensors

    Ippolito, Samuel J. (et al.)

    Pages 1-44

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eBook $139.00
price for USA (gross)
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  • ISBN 978-0-387-09665-0
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  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $179.00
price for USA
valid through October 16, 2017
  • ISBN 978-0-387-09664-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4419-3507-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Solid State Gas Sensing
Editors
  • Elisabetta Comini
  • Guido Faglia
  • Giorgio Sberveglieri
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag US
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-09665-0
DOI
10.1007/978-0-387-09665-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-09664-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4419-3507-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 280
Number of Illustrations and Tables
180 b/w illustrations
Topics