How Things Work: Sensors by Ade Deane-Pratt
  

How Things Work: Sensors

Written by Ade Deane-Pratt
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Part of the How Things Work Series

Synopsis

How Things Work: Sensors by Ade Deane-Pratt

Find out about the design and technology of some of the most widely used sensors, such as remote controls, cameras and alarms. Get an in-depth understanding of the basic principles behind each sensor with detailed diagrams and simple experiments. And learn how to make four different types of sensors, including a thermometer, a barometer and a pinhole camera. This series of books takes you inside the instruments, gadgets and machines that we use in our everyday lives. Learn about how they work and how to make some of them yourself!

About the Author

In her role as Research Development Manager for the research charity Deafness Research UK, Ade writes about research projects and new developments in science for a wide range of non-scientists, both adults and children. Among other publications, she is responsible for the scientific content on the charity`s website, which they are expanding to include interactive sections for children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Ade Deane-Pratt
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

11th June 2015

ISBN

9780750294331


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