TY - CHAP A1 - Chengliang Huang A2 - Xiao-Ping Zhang ED1 - Kevin Kuang Y1 - 2012-03-09 PY - 2012 T1 - The Application of Magnetic Sensors in Self-Contained Local Positioning N2 - This book provides an introductory overview of the research done in recent years in the area of magnetic sensors. The topics presented in this book range from fundamental theories and properties of magnets and their sensing applications in areas such as biomedicine, microelectromechanical systems, nano-satellites and pedestrian tracking. Written for the readers who wished to obtain a basic understanding of the research area as well as to explore other potential areas of applications for magnetic sensors, this book presents exciting developments in the field in a highly readable manner. BT - Magnetic Sensors SP - Ch. 4 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/34068 DO - 10.5772/34068 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-09-22 ER -