Learn all about MEMS gyroscope operating principles and how Bulk Acoustic Wave (BAW) will change motion sensing applications!
This white paper discusses the following topics:
- MEMS gyroscope operating principles and architectural approaches
- Tuning fork gyro limitations:
- Susceptibility to vibration and shock
- Vacuum packaging requirements
- Susceptibility to stiction
- BAW technology overview
- BAW technology advantages:
- Inherent immunity to vibration and shock
- High quality factor without vacuum packaging
- High resistance to stiction
- BAW gyroscope research history and key patents
The simplicity of the Bulk Acoustic Wave gyroscope sensor design belies the benefits it delivers for motion sensing in mobile devices.