Introduction to Sensors

A 9-part course with Dorian McIntire

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Course Overview

Sensors perform a hugely valuable function in industrial, automotive, and consumer devices, and in this course, electrical engineer and electronics expert Dorian McIntire provides an in-depth look at how sensors operate. Join in to learn about the interfacing requirements of PNP and NPN sensors and hooking up sensors to a PLC input card, as well as explanations of sensor schematics and step-by-step demonstrations of light, temperature, magnetic, capacitive proximity, and force sensors.


  • Total Time 58 min
  • Lessons 9
  • Attachments 9
  • Exercises 20
  • 32 CQ

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