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Publication Citation: Reference Ballistic Chronograph

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Author(s): Nicholas G. Paulter Jr; Donald R. Larson;
Title: Reference Ballistic Chronograph
Published: April 30, 2009
Abstract: A ballistic chronograph with a measurement uncertainty of less than +/- 0.1 m/s has been designed, constructed and tested. Because of this low uncertainty, this chronograph can be used as a reference to calibrate and/or characterize the performance of commercially-available chronographs.
Citation: Optical Engineering
Volume: 48
Issue: 4
Pages: pp. 043602- - 043602-7
Keywords: ballistic chronograph;reference;uncertainty;velocity;waveform
Research Areas: Optical Technology, Sensors, Instrumentation
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