Hardware and Software Developments for the Accurate Time-Linked Data Acquisition System

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Wind-energy researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have developed a new, light-weight, modular data acquisition system capable of acquiring long-term, continuous, multi-channel time-series data from operating wind-turbines. New hardware features have been added to this system to make it more flexible and permit programming via telemetry. User-friendly Windows-based software has been developed for programming the hardware and acquiring, storing, analyzing, and archiving the data. This paper briefly reviews the major components of the system, summarizes the recent hardware enhancements and operating experiences, and discusses the features and capabilities of the software programs that have been developed.

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BERG,DALE E.; RUMSEY,MARK A. & ZAYAS,JOSE R. November 9, 1999.

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    Publisher Info: Sandia National Labs., Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA (United States)
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Wind-energy researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have developed a new, light-weight, modular data acquisition system capable of acquiring long-term, continuous, multi-channel time-series data from operating wind-turbines. New hardware features have been added to this system to make it more flexible and permit programming via telemetry. User-friendly Windows-based software has been developed for programming the hardware and acquiring, storing, analyzing, and archiving the data. This paper briefly reviews the major components of the system, summarizes the recent hardware enhancements and operating experiences, and discusses the features and capabilities of the software programs that have been developed.

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11 p.

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OSTI as DE00015209

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  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Conference, Reno, NV (US), 01/10/2000--01/13/2000

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  • Report No.: SAND99-2894C
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 15209
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc626795

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BERG,DALE E.; RUMSEY,MARK A. & ZAYAS,JOSE R. Hardware and Software Developments for the Accurate Time-Linked Data Acquisition System, article, November 9, 1999; Albuquerque, New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc626795/: accessed April 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.