Velocity and Acceleration Transducers


The measurement of motion has been applied to monitor blood flow, the movement of anatomical structures and biomechanical accident investigations. Transducers and technologies used in the field of motion detection will be described in the following sections. 


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Doppler Effect

Spring Mass Accelerometer

Piezoelectric Transducers


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Support for the development of this module was provided by the National Science Foundation and The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.

Please send questions or comments to Professor Ron Adrezin or Professor Daniel Raichel.