·Table of Contents
·Methods and Instrumentation

Integrated giant magnetoresistive transducer for eddy current testing

Teodor Dogaru
Stuart T. Smith
University of North Carolina/Charlotte, NC28223, e-mail: tdogaru@uncc.edu


1. Introduction

2. Probe configuration

3. Experimental results

4. ASIC design for an integrated eddy current transducer

5. Conclusions


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