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Study of the improvement of software for laser ship-model tracking
Author(s): Xiao-Gang Lu
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Paper Abstract

In this paper , a new type of laser measuring system for experimental researches in marine and ocean engineering is described. This instrument is capable of measuring the track and two-dimensional attitude of ship models or other moving objects automatically by using a microcomputer and the laser scanning triangular method instead of the conventional tracking triangular method. In order to give the experimental data in real time , a new real time software system is made. This includes sampling ,dataprocessing , data-storage and screen-displaying in real time. So the Zig-Zag test for the small ship model in maneuvering experiment can be done accurately. The efficiency and usage range of the instrument are widened,

Paper Details

Date Published: 22 September 1993
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 2101, Measurement Technology and Intelligent Instruments, (22 September 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.156401
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Xiao-Gang Lu, Huazhong Univ. of Science and Technology (China)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2101:
Measurement Technology and Intelligent Instruments

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