Automotive Electronics Handbook 2e
Brimming with the latest advances in auto electronics, Automotive Electronics Handbook, Second Edition makes you an instant expert on today's leading edge technologies stability control, object detection, collision warning, adaptive cruise control, and more. Plus, you get under-the-hood engineering details on automotive antitheft systems, navigation aids, and intelligent vehicle-highway systems completely updated for 21st century vehicle design.
Nearly 50 well-known auto electronics gurus at firms ranging from Chrysler to Motorola hand you ready-to-use templates and powerful on-the-job shortcuts, taking you far beyond basic sensors and actuators for schematic-level working explanations of everything from front and side airbags, smart instrument displays and sleep warning systems to seat occupancy detectors, all-electric vehicles, electric hybrids and more. With hundreds of all-new design secrets and previews of emerging digital technologies, this exhaustive guide is the most comprehensive of its kind.
Part I: Introduction.
Part II: Sensors and Actuators.
Linear and Angle Position Sensors.
Temperature, Heat, and Humidity Sensors.
Exhaust Gas Sensors.
Speed and Acceleration Sensors.
Engine Knock Sensors.
Engine Torque Sensors.
Part III: Control Systems.
Lighting, Wipers, Air Conditioning/Heating.
Part IV: Displays and Information Systems.
Instrument Panel Display Technologies.
On- and Off-Board Diagnostics.
Part V: Safety, Convenience, Entertainment, and Other Systems.
Passenger Safety and Convenience.
Remote Keyless Entry and Antitheft Systems.
Multiplex Wiring Systems.
Part VI: Electromagnetic Interference and Compatibility.
Electromagnetic Standards and Interference.
Part VII: Emerging Technologies.
Object Detection, Collision Warning, Collision Avoidance.
Adaptive Cruise Control.
Navigation Aids and Driver Information Systems.
Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS).
Electric and Hybrid Vehicles.
Noise Cancellation Systems.
The Digital Vehicle.