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dc.contributor.advisorSchneider, Lawrence W.
dc.contributor.authorCallam, Benjamin G.
dc.date.accessioned2012-02-21T19:01:27Z
dc.date.available2012-02-21T19:01:27Z
dc.date.issued2003
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10920/25120
dc.descriptionvi, 97 p.en_US
dc.description.abstractIn the summer of 2002 I was employed by the University of Michigan Research Institute, Biosciences division to create a program that would aid the process of accelerometer calibration for transducers used in crash testing. At that time, accelerometer calibrations were done in one of two ways: they were either expensively sent to a professional calibration service, or done manually using a pendulum-like drop tower developed by UMTRI. The resulting Java executable, later dubbed TACT (TACT Accelerometer Calibration Tool), automated this second cheaper alternative. This paper is a collaboration of my research surrounding TACT, which includes object-oriented languages, object-oriented programming, and object-oriented design patterns.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipBioSciences Division. Transportation Research Institute. University of Michigan. Ann Arbor, Michigan.
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherKalamazoo Collegeen_US
dc.relation.ispartofKalamazoo College Mathematics Senior Individualized Projects Collection
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSenior Individualized Projects. Mathematics.;
dc.rightsU.S. copyright laws protect this material. Commercial use or distribution of this material is not permitted without prior written permission of the copyright holder.
dc.titleObject Oriented Analysis of TACT Accelerometer Calibration Toolen_US
dc.typeThesisen_US
KCollege.Access.ContactIf you are not a current Kalamazoo College student, faculty, or staff member, email dspace@kzoo.edu to request access to this thesis.


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