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Wideband impedance spectrum analyzer for process automation applications
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Basic working principle of impedance spectrum analyzer electronics.

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(Color online) Schematic diagram of the impedance spectrum analyzer electronics (temperature measurement not shown).

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FIG. 3.

(Color online) Sensor modules for connecting different sensor types to the ISA sensor interface: (a) transmission based interface for QCR with as quartz and (b) voltage divider based interface for dielectric measurement with as sensor impedance and as reference impedance.

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FIG. 4.

Numerical preprocessing performed in the FPGA.

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(Color online) Standard deviation of measured noise at different quartz impedances for the developed impedance spectrum analyzer (ISA, dark line) in comparison to a commercial device (HP 4395A, bright line).

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(Color online) Deviation of measurement results for crystal from reference data obtained with HP network analyzer.

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FIG. 7.

(Color online) Modular software design.

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FIG. 8.

(Color online) Impedance spectrum analyzer with capacitive senor for dielectric spectroscopy.

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FIG. 9.

(Color online) Design principle of the developed capacitive sensor (immersion probe).

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(Color online) Noncalibrated spectra for different ethanol-water solutions (real part of voltage ratio).

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FIG. 11.

(Color online) Capacitive sensor mounted in the flow of the liquid feed.

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Resonant spectra of a langasite resonator at different temperatures.

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Temperature dependence of the resonant frequency measured with the presented sensor electronics compared to a commercial network analyzer (HP 5100A).

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FIG. 14.

Frequency shift of a coated langasite resonator during variation of the oxygen partial pressure.


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Scitation: Wideband impedance spectrum analyzer for process automation applications