LOCOMOTIVE DATA ACQUISITION PACKAGE. PHASE I, FINAL REPORT, OCTOBER 1977-JULY 1978

A preliminary examination of the problems associated with railroad locomotive data acquisition is presented. An approach toward the design of a microprocessor-based locomotive data recorder is also presented. Special attention is placed on determining the functional characteristics and environmental specifications required for the system. The system described consists of a magnetic tape digital data recorder, an ensemble of transducers, and analysis software. The system described is to be used as a research tool.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of California, Berkeley

    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
    Berkeley, CA  USA  94720

    Department of Energy

    1000 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20585
  • Authors:
    • KIRSTEN, F A
    • Abbott, R K
    • Mullen, D R
    • Turner, D B
  • Publication Date: 1978-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: 122 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00193773
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Energy Research Abstracts
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FRA/ORD-78/68
  • Contract Numbers: W-7405-ENG-48
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1979 12:00AM