Accession Number:

ADA291662

Title:

Manikin Integrated Data Acquisition System (MIDAS) Initial Modifications.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY AEROMEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT RUCKER AL

Report Date:

1994-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

A prototype manikin with internal data acquisition system MIDAS has been developed and received by the US Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory. In addition to a novel design of the spinal column and pelvis of the Hybrid III automotive manikin, the new MIDAS includes a built-in signal conditioning and acquisition electronics. This report documents the initial modifications to the manikin and includes a description of the external software MIDAS 3.0 for control, communication, and posttest downloading and analysis of the data.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Bionics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE