resistance thermometer

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thermometer that measures temperature by changes in the resistance of a spiral of platinum wire

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Resistance Temperature Detector (RTD) Sensors Resistance temperature detectors (RTDs) employ the theory that electrical resistance of metals varies with temperature.
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As the first and the only manufacturer of a wide range of thermocouples, resistance temperature detectors (RTDs), thermowells and accessories in Bahrain, Gulf Temperature Sensor (GTS) showcased its expertise as a specialist in temperature sensors at the fair.
The topics include laser Doppler velocimetry technology for integration and directional discrimination, thin film resistance temperature detectors, inductive sensors fitted in aircraft windows to measure lightning current, wideband ultrasonic transmitter and sensor array for in-air applications, and applying inertial sensors in developing smart particles.
Resistance temperature detectors (RTDs) employ the property that electrical resistance of metals varies with temperature.
The paper also describes tests of the suitability of aluminum- and polysilicon-based Resistance Temperature Detectors (RTDs) to measure the temperature of the silicon-substrate, which is required to convert a temperature difference determined with an integrated thermocouple or from the thermal resistance of the microhotplate into the absolute temperature of the microhotplate.
Ensuring that this standby power source is available can depend on small but powerful Resistance Temperature Detectors (RTDs).
Thin, flexible resistance temperature detectors (RTDs), thermocoupies or thermistors are often cost\effective sensors for detecting temperatures.
The unit's no moving parts sensing element is comprised of two all-welded 316 stainless steel thermowells that protect resistance temperature detectors (RTDs).
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