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41. Measurement and Evaluation of Visibility Experiments for Powered Industrial Vehicles
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7837
Topic: Metrology
Published: 12/16/2011
Authors: Roger V Bostelman, Li Peng Liang
Abstract: Powered Industrial Vehicles, such as forklifts, are widely used in manufacturing and other industries. The National Institute of Standards and Technology's Intelligent System Division has been researching advanced 2D and 3D imaging sensors and their ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909306

42. Ultra-Precision Linear Motion Metrology of a Commerically Available Linear Translation Stage
Topic: Metrology
Published: 11/18/2011
Authors: Ronnie R. Fesperman Jr., M Alkan Donmez, Shawn P Moylan
Abstract: Many new compact ultra-precision linear translation stages with exceptionally long ranges of motion on the order of tens of millimeters and positioning resolutions on the order of a nanometer are finding their way into emerging nanotechnologies. Thi ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909376

43. NON-CONTACT DIMENSIONAL MEASUREMENTS OF BIPOLAR FUEL CELL PLATES
Topic: Metrology
Published: 11/15/2011
Authors: Balasubramanian Muralikrishnan, Wei Ren, Dennis S Everett, Eric S Stanfield, Theodore D Doiron
Abstract: Non-contact dimensional measurement of fuel cell plates is critical to the eventual rapid manufacture by supporting in-process measurement and control. This need has been identified by the Department of Energy‰s Hydrogen Program, and by numerous manu ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=909299

44. A Prototype IEEE 1451.4 Smart Transducer Interface for Sensors and Actuators
Topic: Metrology
Published: 8/19/2011
Authors: Yuyin Song, David Michael Westbrook, Kang B Lee
Abstract: Analog transducers (sensors or actuators) are widely used in industry. The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 1451.4 standard defines a mixed-mode communication protocol and the Transducer Electronic Data Sheet (TEDS) formats fo ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908970

45. Large-Area Overhead Manipulator for Access of Fields
Topic: Metrology
Published: 7/22/2011
Authors: Jeffrey W White, Roger V Bostelman
Abstract: Multi-axis, cable-driven manipulators have evolved over many years providing large area suspended platform access, programmability, relatively rigid and flexibly- positioned platform control and full six degree of freedom (DOF) manipulation of sensor ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905268

46. Methodology for imaging of nano-to-microscale water condensation dynamics on complex nanostructures
Topic: Metrology
Published: 6/11/2011
Authors: Konrad Rykaczewski, John Henry j Scott
Abstract: By transferring of a small part of a macroscale sample to a novel thermally insulated sample platform we are able to mitigate flooding and electron heating problems typically associated with Environmental Scanning Electron Microscopy imaging of water ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=908396

47. Mixed Pallet Stacking: An Overview and Summary of the 2010 PerMIS Special Session
Topic: Metrology
Published: 2/4/2011
Authors: Stephen B. Balakirsky, Henrik I. Christensen, Thomas Rollin Kramer, Pushkar Kolhe, Frederick M Proctor
Abstract: Stacking boxes of various sizes and contents on pallets (i.e. making mixed pallets) is a primary method of preparing goods for shipment from a warehouse to a store or other distant site. A special session of the 2010 PERMIS workshop was held to exami ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907419

48. Present Estimates of the Differences Between Thermodynamic Temperatures and the ITS-90
Topic: Metrology
Published: 1/29/2011
Authors: Joachim Fischer, M. DePodesta, K. D. Hill, Michael R Moldover, Laurent Pitre, R. Rusby, Peter Steur, Osamu Tamura, R. White, L. Wolber
Abstract: In 2005, the Consultative Committee for Thermometry (CCT) recommended the creation of a Mise en pratique for the definition of the kelvin and envisioned that future versions of the Mise en pratique would recommend values of the differences between ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905075

49. Inexpensive Ground Truth and Performance Evaluation for Human Tracking using multiple Laser Measurement Sensors
Topic: Metrology
Published: 10/27/2010
Authors: William P Shackleford, Tsai Hong Hong, Tommy Chang
Abstract: This paper will describe a flexible and inexpensive method of obtaining ground truth for the evaluation of Human Tracking systems. It is expected to be appropriate for evaluating systems used to allow robots and/or autonomous vehicles to operate safe ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=906630

50. Maintainers Manual for Version 2.2.1 of the NIST DMIS Test Suite
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7720
Topic: Metrology
Published: 10/25/2010
Authors: Thomas Rollin Kramer, John A Horst
Abstract: This manual is a maintainers manual for the NIST DMIS Test Suite, version 2.2.1. DMIS (Dimensional Measuring Interface Standard) is a language for writing programs for coordinate measuring machines and other dimensional measurement equipment. The ma ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=905759



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