Accession Number : ADD016409

Title :   Feedback System for Remotely Operated Vehicles.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 26 Nov 91, patented 3 May 94,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Everett, Hobart R , Jr ; Nieusma, Judy M

Report Date : 03 May 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The present invention is a system for providing an output corresponding to the speed of a remote vehicle, comprising: a speed transducer mounted on the vehicle for providing a first output corresponding to the speed of the vehicle; a first data processor operably coupled to receive the first output from the speed transducer means for providing an ASCII coded output; a second data processor operably coupled to receive the ASCII coded output from the first data processor for providing an output transducer control output; and an output transducer operably coupled to receive the control output from the second data processor for providing an output having an amplitude proportional to the speed of the vehicle.

Descriptors :   *REMOTE CONTROL, *FEEDBACK, AMPLITUDE, TRANSDUCERS, VELOCITY, SERIAL PROCESSORS, INPUT OUTPUT MODELS, DATA LINKS, CONTROL SYSTEMS, MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS, REMOTELY PILOTED VEHICLES, PATENTS

Subject Categories : Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE