Bullets IEEE 1451.4 Mixed-mode Communication Protocols and Transducer

    Electronic Data Sheet (TEDS) Formats (Final approval process)


IEEE P1451.4 standard defined a mixed-mode interface for a low cost way of interfacing analog sensor with TEDS. Approved by IEEE in 2004.



Papers, Articles and References

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IEEE-P1451.4 A Smart Transducer Interface for Mixed-Mode Sensors and Actuators (Slides in MS PowerPoint format, 1.4 M)


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Intelligent Accelerometers to IEEE 1451.4

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IEEE 1451.4 Sensor Templates Overview

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Brent Boecking, Plug-and-play Sensors Make Big Promises, 01 May, 2003

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Steven Chan, Update on the IEEE 1451 Smart Transducer Interface Standard

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Doug Conner, Sensors Plug&Play: New Standard, EDN Magazine, August 2004


TEDS IEEE 1451.4 Plug and Play Smart Sensors


IEEE Approves Plug-and-Play Standard for Analog Transducers in Digital Networks


Dan Romanchik, Tips for using TEDS sensors, Test & Measurement World, August 2004


Reading and Writing TEDS with the LabVIEW PDA Module (Tutorial for IEEE P1451.4)


IEEE Creates Registry to Aid use of Analog Sensors in Digital Networks, Control Engineering, January, 2005


Sensors Plug&Play The New Standard for Automated Sensor Measurements


Sensors Plug & Play - IEEE 1451.4 (TEDS)


David Potter, IEEE P1451.4s Plug-and-Play Sensors, Sensors Magazine, December 2002


Brent Boecking, Plug-and-Play Sensors Make Big Promises, InTech, May 2003

Darold Wobschall, A Minimal Dot4 NCAP with a Compatible Sensor Bus, in Proceedings of Sensors for Industry Conference (SIcon/05), Houston Texas, USA, 8-10 February, 2005


Paul G. Ranky, Smart sensors, Sensor Review, Vol. 22, No.4, 2002, pp.312-318

18.Folder Mike Dillon, Darrin Burke, Steven Pauwels, Implementing TEDS Transducers for Modal Testing


More IEEE 1451 Web Resources


P1451.4 Working Group - National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST, IEEE 1451 web site)


IEEE P1451.4 - A Smart Transducer Interface for Sensors and Actuators - Mixed-mode Communication Protocols and Transducer Electronic Data Sheet (TEDS) Formats - Mixed-Mode Communication Working Group


IEEE Standard 1451.4 Registration


IEEE Standard 1451.4-2004 Tutorials



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