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Measuring Water Flow Rate for a Fire Hose Using Wired Accelerometers for Smart Fire Fighting



Christopher U. Brown, Gregory W. Vogl, Wai Cheong Tam
Technical Note (NIST TN) - 2075
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Accelerometers, fire hose, flow induced vibration, flow rate, hose vibration, dominant frequency, smart firefighting, sensors, water flow rate measurement, wired sensor network
Created November 19, 2019, Updated January 19, 2020