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Author James, Kevin.

Title PC interfacing and data acquisition : techniques for measurement, instrumentation and control / Kevin James
Published Oxford ; Boston : Newnes, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 470 pages) : illustrations
Contents Front Cover; PC Interfacing and Data Acquisition: Techniques for Measurement, Instrumentation and Control; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; A note on software examples; Part 1: Introduction to Data Acquisition on the PC; Chapter 1. The PC as a platform for data acquisition; Chapter 2. Software considerations; Part 2: Sampling Fundamentals; Chapter 3. Sensors and interfacing; Chapter 4. Sampling, noise and filtering; Part 3: I/O Techniques and Buses; Chapter 5. The interrupt system; Chapter 6. Data transfer; Chapter 7. Parallel buses; Chapter 8. Serial communications
Summary A practical guide to programming for data acquisition and measurement - must-have info in just the right amount of depth for engineers who are not programming specialists. This book offers a complete guide to the programming and interfacing techniques involved in data collection and the subsequent measurement and control systems using an IBM compatible PC. It is an essential guide for electronic engineers and technicians involved in measurement and instrumentation, DA & C programmers and students aiming to gain a working knowledge of the industrial applications of computer interfacing. A basic wo
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Computer interfaces.
Electronic data processing -- Data entry.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0080472486
1429497793 (electronic bk.)
9781429497794 (electronic bk.)