A mechanical model of the smartphone's accelerometer

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Agliolo Gallitto, A.; Lupo, L.;
(2015)
  • Publisher: IOP Publishing
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1088/0031-9120/50/6/646
  • Subject: Settore FIS/08 - Didattica E Storia Della Fisica | Physics - Physics Education | Physics education
    acm: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATION | ComputerApplications_COMPUTERSINOTHERSYSTEMS | ComputerSystemsOrganization_MISCELLANEOUS

To increase the attention of students, several physics experiments can be performed at school, as well at home, by using the smartphone as laboratory tools. In the paper we describe a mechanical model of the smartphone's accelerometer, which can be used in classroom to ... View more
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