Working of a Hall Probe


by JamesJames
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JamesJames
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Mar19-05, 01:42 PM
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Where could I find out how a Hall probe works? I have got a book in mind called Introduction to electronics by Theodore Korneff but am not sure how useful it will be. I have searched the web but cannot find a description of its working.

James
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Mar19-05, 02:38 PM
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Googling the term Hall probe turned up 1.2 million pages: the first one being hyper-physics. Hyper physics has a very good description of how a Hall effect probe works. What exactly are you looking for?
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Mar19-05, 08:02 PM
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Yeah, hyperphysics seems to mention the Hall effect more than the probe or is that all that can be mentioned? I guess, I am looking for something which perhaps explains how the design/construction/structure of the Hall probe enables the measurement of the Hall effect. Yeah that' s actually a good way to put it.

James

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Mar23-05, 03:13 AM
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Working of a Hall Probe


http://www.melexis.com/relinfofiles/hallapps.pdf
gets into the applications of a hall sensor....

are you looking for actual semiconductor manufacturing information. If so, check these out for academic papers. You wil probably have to tweak your search a bit, but chances are you will find it.
http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/Xplore/DynWel.jsp
http://www.scholar.google.com/

Ron


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