Day 26 @ ITP: Phys Comp

Week 4


Different kinds of sensors: Photocells, stretch cells...

  • Many sensors don't have analog input, so having a simple sensor that has its own controller on board and can output a data signal makes it much simpler to interface to something that has more complex processing.

How to read Datasheets

  • Data Sheets = "Instruction Manuals" for your electronics