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Title: Dead reckoning pedometer

Abstract

A system to determine the location of a person within a structure utilizes a magnetometer, magnets, pressure sensors and a CPU to calculate the length and direction of each step. The data may be displayed to the wearer, preferably on a map or floorplan and may be broadcast to persons outside the structure.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1]
  1. (Aiken, SC)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Westinghouse Savannah River Company (Aiken, SC)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
921323
Patent Number(s):
6,549,845
Application Number:
09/757,560
Assignee:
Westinghouse Savannah River Company (Aiken, SC) SRO
DOE Contract Number:  
AC09-96SR18500
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Eakle, Jr., Robert F., and Hofstetter, Kenneth J. Dead reckoning pedometer. United States: N. p., 2003. Web.
Eakle, Jr., Robert F., & Hofstetter, Kenneth J. Dead reckoning pedometer. United States.
Eakle, Jr., Robert F., and Hofstetter, Kenneth J. Tue . "Dead reckoning pedometer". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/921323.
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abstractNote = {A system to determine the location of a person within a structure utilizes a magnetometer, magnets, pressure sensors and a CPU to calculate the length and direction of each step. The data may be displayed to the wearer, preferably on a map or floorplan and may be broadcast to persons outside the structure.},
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year = {2003},
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