Accession Number:

ADD019776

Title:

Device for the Acquisition of Contoured Human Body Surface Vibration Signals

Descriptive Note:

Patent application, Filed 4 Oct 2000

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2000-10-04

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

In accordance with the present invention, a device for acquiring contoured human body surface vibration signals is provided. The device comprises a first component for sensing the displacements of a skin surface as a function of time at multiple points on the human body, with the first component having a plurality of sensing elements, a second component for measuring time average displacements of the skin surface at nominal locations of the sensing elements in the first component and a third component for correcting for the effect of positional error from a set of nominal displacement sensor locations.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE