Accession Number:

ADA003705

Title:

Development and Testing of Methods Based on Multivariate Statistics and Signal Processing for Compaction of Large Sets of Scientific Measurement Data.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 73-Jun 74,

Corporate Author:

AGBABIAN ASSOCIATES EL SEGUNDO CALIF

Report Date:

1974-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

160.0

Abstract:

An investigation of data compaction methods based on techniques for multivariate statistics, time series analysis and coding theory is described. The data are multichannel signature-type data collected in the course of large-scale scientific experiments. Several advanced reduction techniques were applied and tested on data consisting of three physical measurement channels plus ephemeris information from the Injun V Satellite. The data occupy 1800 reels of 2400-ft tape, providing considerable motivation to determine suitable compaction methods.

Subject Categories:

  • Cybernetics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE