Brake expectations

Knight, Helen
November 2002
Engineer (00137758);11/22/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7616, p17
Reports that a gyroscope, developed by Great Britain-based sensor specialist ETB, could help improve active suspension, traction control and anti-lock braking systems in vehicles. Use of piezoelectric ceramic material; Measurement of roll and yaw; Ability prevent cars spinning out of control, when drivers take the wrong action; Possible use of the tiny sensor in a range of medical applications.


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