Strether Smith

Strether Smith

Strether Smith is the proprietor of Structural/Signal Analysis Consultants (S/SAC), a consulting company advising a variety of clients in computer-based techniques for the experimental analysis of structural-dynamic response. He has 35 years of experience in both the user side and the design/development aspects of data acquisition and is the author of more than eighty publications in the areas of experimental mechanics and computer aided testing techniques. [email protected]

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Digital Data Acquisition and Analysis

A Digital data acquisition/recording system is the fundamental component of almost every experiment performed today. The success of the experiment is entirely dependent on the capabilities of the system and it is almost universally assumed that it will provide the correct answer. Unfortunately, life is not so simple.