Article - 19 Apr 2013
Accidents involving automobiles are on the rise, thanks largely to the increasing number of automobiles on the road. Nevertheless, the rapid growth of technology and infrastructures has helped us take...
Article - 28 Mar 2013
‘g’ is the engineering unit utilized for acceleration measurement and 1 g is defined as 32.1741 ft/sec2.
Article - 21 Dec 2016
This article discusses how servo loop bandwidth, motor sizing, and power dissipation are related. It provides some background information regarding servo loop gains and bandwidths to set the stage for...
Article - 1 Jul 2020
The test machine is a three-phase traction motor, unique in that it is a PM machine with a wound field excitation, and so it has a variable field current for variable magnetization. It has eight...
Article - 7 Apr 2014
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the proper acceleration of an object, by calculating the displacement of mass.
Article - 12 Jul 2012
This article takes the reader through research studies conducted to measure the accuracy of shoe-embedded pressure sensors on gait pattern.
Article - 27 Sep 2013
A piezoelectric accelerometer utilizes the piezoelectric effect of certain materials to measure dynamic changes in mechanical variables such as mechanical shock, vibration and acceleration.
Article - 25 Sep 2013
As the Earth is not a perfect sphere, its gravitational field strength fluctuates across its surface. Changes in topography, elevation, latitude, and subterranean density can affect the force of...
Article - 21 Jan 2019
This article explains what are inertial sensors.
Article - 19 Aug 2013
Sports-related injuries have been given more research attention over the past few years. The sensor technology is being increasingly used to measure how sports-related head impacts can lead to brain...