MAS.836 Sensor Technologies for Interactive Environments


Class Info

A broad introduction to a host of sensor technologies, illustrated by applications drawn from human-computer interfaces and ubiquitous computing. After extensively reviewing electronics for sensor signal conditioning, the lectures cover the principles and operation of a variety of sensor architectures and modalities, including pressure, strain, displacement, proximity, thermal, electric and magnetic field, optical, acoustic, RF, inertial, and bioelectric. Simple sensor processing algorithms and wired and wireless network standards are also discussed. Students are required to complete written assignments, a set of laboratories, and a final project.

This class has no prerequisites.

MAS.836 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by J. Paradiso.

Lecture occurs 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM on Thursdays in E15-341.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Sensor Technologies for Interactive Environments site or on the MAS.836 Stellar site.

MIT MAS.836 Sensor Technologies for Interactive Environments Related Textbooks
MIT MAS.836 Sensor Technologies for Interactive Environments On The Web
Sensor Technologies for Interactive Environments
Tags
license by-nc-sa creative massachusetts institute of technology joseph paradiso

© Copyright 2015