Tiny gyroscopes aid first responders

Tiny gyroscopes aid first responders

Professor Farrokh Ayazi has developed tiny gyroscopes that use MEMS technology to track firefighters or other first responders in covered areas where GPS signals are stymied -- in this case, the Krog Street Tunnel, an Atlanta landmark decorated by local artists. (Photo:Rob Felt)

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Computer Science/Information Technology and Security, Engineering, Nanotechnology and Nanoscience, Research
ECE, electrical engineering, Farrokh Ayazi, gyroscope, mems
  • Created By: John Toon
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  • Created On: Dec 4, 2015 - 11:26am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:51pm