TITLE

Brake expectations

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, Helen
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);11/22/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7616, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
8618093

 

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