Thin-Layer Based Devices

  • Roman SzewczykEmail author
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 491)


This chapter presents the most common thin-layer devices, such as fluxgate magnetic field sensors, magnetic concentrators as well as naval vessels hulls. Principles of operation of fluxgate sensors in different configurations (Vacquier, Foerster, ring-core) are discussed. Moreover the idea of magnetic concentrator, based on the thin layer material, is analysed. Finally, the naval vessel’s hulls are described as the thin layer objects, from the point of view of their magnetic signatures.


Fluxgate Sensors Vacquier Thin Concentric Layers Magnetic Flux Concentrators Fourth Harmonics 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Metrology and Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of MechatronicsWarsaw University of TechnologyWarsawPoland

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