• WordNet 3.6
    • n transducer an electrical device that converts one form of energy into another
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In literature:

The mikes would be receiving transducers and the speakers would be transmitting transducers.
"Tom Swift and the Electronic Hydrolung" by Victor Appleton
The two readings were electronically added and fed into the transducer for automatic transmission.
"The Thirst Quenchers" by Rick Raphael

In news:

Fundamentals of ambient energy transducers in energy harvesting systems.
The SDD-110 uses a flush-mount, 2-inch, through-hull ­transducer.
Multiconfigurable, the Multi-Sense®-231RS is a wet-to-wet differential pressure transducer with remote sensors.
Atlas Sound M2000-SM surface-mount transducer.
Ultrasound transducers could make a better brain-computer interface.
The most common signals for these transducers are either voltage (0-5 V dc, or 0-10 V dc) or current (generally 4-20 milliamps).
Dynisco's firstoil-filled pressure transducers offer a low-cost but longer-lasting option for food and medical extrusion.
Dynasonics DTTS transducer installs easily on 1/2 to 2 in.
A HYBRID RF PHOTONICS system, which utilizes optical links and an RF transducer at the antenna, may reportedly provide data transmission with a bandwidth beyond 100 GHz.
Should You Use Current or Voltage in Analog Transducer Readings.
As with all of Monsoon 's high-end systems, the MM-2000's satellites contain flat-panel drivers, based on the company's outstanding PFT transducer technology.
Use our guide to get a great signal from a reliable transducer mount.
ATS Current Sensing Switch and Transducer.
NK Technologies introduces the ATS Current Sensing Switch and Transducer.
Quartz is a versatile mineral that has been used in everything from ceremonial rattles to sonar transducers to quartz watches.

In science:

Weighted Transducers Loosely speaking, a transducer is a weighted automaton with an input and output alphabet.
Graph Kernels
Developmental switches (Griffiths, 2001) are another interesting case; these transduce environmental information but in addition to their bandwidth limitations they appear to have a more limited intergenerational transmission role.
The transmission sense of information
Here topological automata are topological analogs of transducers.
Combinatorial models of expanding dynamical systems
Let us recall the definition of automata (also known as transducers ).
Combinatorial models of expanding dynamical systems
It is linked with a scatterer which is located on the top generatrix of the directivity cone of the first transducer. s′1 is the shortest path.
Singular value distribution of the propagation matrix in random scattering media