TechConnect Innovation Program

Vibration Powered Impact Recorder (VPIR)

New Jersey Institute of Technology, New Jersey, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

A piezoelectric transducer is used to measure the signature behavior of impacts during the transport of material. The same transducer provides both system power AND records the impact data without a battery. It can be used for military ordinance that is in storage for many years before being moved.

Primary Application Area: Instrumentation & Manufacturing

Technology Development Status: Prototype

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SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 953

Website: www.njit.edu

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