Accession Number:

AD0605917

Title:

COMPENSATION OF A SAMPLE DATA CONTACTOR SERVO.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE INSTRUMENTATION LAB

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Report Date:

1959-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

65.0

Abstract:

The thesis is concerned with the analysis and compensation of a sample data contactor feedback control system. This accelerometer system, called a pulse restrained accelerometer PRA, presents velocity information in increments of velocity. The thesis presents an analysis procedure for determining the behavior of the PRA system for zero input acceleration. The analysis is extended by heurisitic methods to predict the response of the system to steps and ramps of input acceleration. A simulation of the problem on an analogue computer provides a check on the analysis and indicates areas of further study. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE