Ishihara, Teruo Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Materials Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Duffield, Roger C. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri.
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The technique of measuring the magnitude and direction of acceleration. Measurement of acceleration (see illustration) includes translational acceleration with tangential and radial components and angular acceleration. See also: Acceleration
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