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A Vision-Based Motion Sensor for Undergraduate Laboratories

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American Journal of Physics Volume 70, Number 8, ISSN 0002-9505


Introduces an alternative method to determine the mechanics of a moving object that uses computer vision algorithms with a charge-coupled device (CCD) camera as a recording device. Presents two experiments, pendulum motion and terminal velocity, to compare results of the alternative and conventional methods. (YDS)


Salumbides, E.J., Maristela, J., Uy, A. & Karremans, K. (2002). A Vision-Based Motion Sensor for Undergraduate Laboratories. American Journal of Physics, 70(8), 868. Retrieved April 22, 2021 from .

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