Review of Scientific Instruments :: Number of documents found: 42


(8560) A Foucault Pendulum with maintained amplitude and the measurement of its apparent rotation

(8389) Magnetic shielding with multiple cylindrical shells

(8385) Apparatus for the measurement of internal friction as a funciton of frequency
    Author: Woirgard, J. :: 1977 48 10 oct Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 1322 - 1325
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(8567) Foucault pendulum with eddy-current damping of the elliptical motion
    Author: Mastner, G. :: 1984 55 10 oct Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 1533 - 1538
    Comments and/or Abstract > very importan paper

(8386) Using the fast Fourier transform to determine the period of a physical oscillator with precision
    Author: Goldblum, C.E. & Ritter, R.C. & Gilles, G.T. :: 1988 59 may Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 778 - 782
    Comments and/or Abstract > technique of finding period of oscillator using fourier analysis

(8367) Linear rotary differential capacitance transducer
    Author: Peters, Randall D. :: 1990 60 aug Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2789-93
    Comments and/or Abstract > rotary angle sensor

(8375) Instumentation for the stable operation of laser diodes
    Author: Bradley, C.C. :: 1990 61 aug Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2097 - 2101
    Comments and/or Abstract > circuits for controlling current and temperature of laser diodes to very precise levels

(8388) A double pendulum vibration isolation system for a laser interferometric gravitational wave antenna
    Author: Stephens, M. :: 1991 62 apr Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 924 - 932
    Comments and/or Abstract > active isolation system for vibration isolation - utilizes laser beam through center of quad cell bounced back from mirror with dark spot.

(8376) Optical scan-correction system applied to atomic force microscopy
    Author: Barrett, R.C. & Quate, C.F. :: 1991 62 jun Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 1393 - 1399
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(8381) Vibration isolation stacks for gravitational wave detectors - Finite Element Analysis
    Author: Cantley, C.A. :: 1992 63 apr Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2210 - 2219
    Comments and/or Abstract > performance of stacked isolators - rubber + heavy masses

(8378) Tiple-pendulum vibration isolation system for a laser interferometert
    Author: Tsubono, Kimio :: 1993 64 aug Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2237 - 2240
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(8377) Torsion balances, torsion pendulums, and related devices
    Author: Gillies, G.T. & Ritter, R.C. :: 1993 64 feb Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 283 - 309
    Comments and/or Abstract > modern review article on tortion pendulums - very large reference list.

(8383) Characterization and use of a novel optical position sensor for micropositon control of a linear mot
    Author: Brenan, Colin J. :: 1993 64 feb Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 349 - 356
    Comments and/or Abstract > Uses HP HEDS sensor in an analog mode over +/- 0.5 mm.

(8387) Ultrahigh Q pendulum suspensions for gravitational wave detectors
    Author: Blair, D.G. :: 1993 64 jul Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 1899 - 1904
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(8369) Mechanical lossin fibers for low noise pendulums
    Author: Kovalik, Joseph & Saulson, Peter :: 1993 64 oct Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2942 - 2946
    Comments and/or Abstract > gravity wave detector suspension

(8359) Ultralow frquency oscillator using a pendulum with crossed suspension wires
    Author: Martin, Mark A. :: 1994 65 dec Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 3775 - 3779
    Comments and/or Abstract > long period pendulum for vibration isolation primarily (10 ot 100 seconds with small dimensions) Also used for G measurement

(8366) Transfer function of a crossed wire pendulum isolation system
    Author: Barton, Mark & Nobuyuki, Kanda :: 1994 65 dec Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 3780 - 3783
    Comments and/or Abstract > x-pendulum experiment to measure transfer function to compare with theory. Motion sensor was light emitting diode and a photo-sensitive diode pair. Noise performance is mentioned.

(8382) Ultralow frequency oscillator using a pendulum with crossed suspensin wires
    Author: Barton, Mark A. :: 1994 65 dec Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 3775 - 3779
    Comments and/or Abstract > possible suspension for pendulum

(8368) The inverted pendulum as a probe of anelasticity
    Author: Saulson, Peter R. :: 1994 65 jan Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 182-190
    Comments and/or Abstract > gravity wave detector suspension

(8364) A method for measuring the dependence of internal friction on strain
    Author: Huang, Yinglei & Saulson, Peter R. :: 1994 65 jun Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2102 - 2106
    Comments and/or Abstract > gravity wave detector suspension

(8372) A low-frequency vibration isolation table using multiple crossed-wire suspensions
    Author: Kuroda, Barton, & Kanda :: 1996 67 11 nov Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 3994-3999
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(8548) Elliptical flexure hinges
    Author: Smith, Stuart T. :: 1997 68 3 mar Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 1474 - 1483
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(8363) Dissipation mechanisms in pendulums and their implications for gravitational wave interferometers
    Author: Saulson, Peter R. & Huang, Y.L. :: 1998 69 2 feb Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 544 - 553
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(8362) High resolution optical shaft encoder for motor speed control based on an optical disk pick-up
    Author: Yeh, W.H.,Bletscher, W. & Mansuripur, M. :: 1998 69 aug Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 3068-3071
    Comments and/or Abstract > cd sensor used a motion sensor

(8365) Dissipation of mechanical energy in fused silica fibers
    Author: Gretarsson, Andri M., & Harry, Gregory M. :: 1999 70 10 oct Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 481-
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(8549) Determination of fundamental frequency of a physical oscillator by the period fitting method
    Author: Hu, Zhong-Kun :: 1999 70 11 nov Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 4412 - 4415
    Comments and/or Abstract > mathematical technique to find peaks in data

(8371) Two-dimensional X pendulum vibration isolation table
    Author: Kuroda, Barton, Uchiyama, Ishizuka & Kanda :: 1999 70 4 apr Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2150-2154
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(8373) Fiberoptic displacement sensor with a short hollow metal optical waveguide
    Author: Branzalov, & Pavlov :: 1999 70 4 apr Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2166-2168
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(8374) Two-dimensional low-frequency vibration attenuator using X pendulums
    Author: Barton, M & Tatsumi, D :: 1999 70 feb Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 1561 - 1564
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(8390) An inverted pendulum preisolator stage for the VIRGO suspension system
    Author: Losurdo, G. :: 1999 70 may Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2507 - 2515
    Comments and/or Abstract > very low frequency isolation system probably impractical for a clock mounting

(8379) The superconducting gravimeter
    Author: Goodkind, John M. :: 1999 70 nov Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 4131 - 4152
    Comments and/or Abstract > good modern article on the state of the art

(8380) Determination of fundamental frequency of a physical oscillator by the period fitting method
    Author: Hu, Zhong-Kun :: 1999 70 nov Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 4412 - 4415
    Comments and/or Abstract > method to investigate for finding frequency from Working Model simulations

(8370) Trifilar torsion pendulum for measurement of dissipation caused by an electric field
    Author: Mitrofanov, V.P. & Styazhkina, N.A. :: 2000 71 10 nov Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 3905 - 3909
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(8360) Review of temperature measurement
    Author: Childs, P.R.N., Greenwood, J.R. & Long, C.A. :: 2000 71 8 aug Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2959 - 78
    Comments and/or Abstract > recent overview of temperature measurement

(8384) Capacitive position sensor with simultaneous, linear X - Y readout
    Author: Field, Stuart B. & Banentine, John :: 2000 71 jun Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2603 - 2607
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(8361) Full scale prototype of high Q pendulum for interferometric gravitational wave detectors
    Author: Cagnoli, G. & Gammaitoni, L. :: 2000 71 may Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2206-2210
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(8550) On the significance of the period fitting method
    Author: Shao, C.G. :: 2003 74 5 may Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2849 - 2852
    Comments and/or Abstract > follow up to article by Hu

(8551) Passive vibration isolation using a Roberts linkage
    Author: Garoi, F. :: 2003 74 5 may Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 3847- 3491
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(15276) A two-dimensional capacitive position transducer with rotation output
    Author: Barker M. J. :: August Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 3238 - 3240
    Comments and/or Abstract > sensors electronic edition

(15274) Grandfather Clock [The]
    Author: Atkinson E.C. :: vol 2 Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 303
    Comments and/or Abstract > Atkinson response to Boys article in RSI electronic copy

(15275) Eddy current damping of high Q pendulums in gravitational wave detection experiments
    Author: Cagnoli G. :: Vol 69 July Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages: 2777 - 2780
    Comments and/or Abstract > Q

(15480) Foucault's pendulum design [A]
    Author: Salva Horacio R. :: vol. 81 Year Vol (No) Month (or Chapter/Auction item): :: Pages:
    Comments and/or Abstract > uses servo driven hall sensor pair to track rotary motion