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Lichtenberger Engineering Library

Tool Library: Technology Tools

Information on the Tools available for checkout at the Lichtenberger Engineering Library

Acoustic Microphone

Accoustic Microphone

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Product Description:

  • Includes:1 Microphone
  • Automatic electronic steering of "listening beam" to talker location and two stage noise reduction (spatial filtering and noise reduction processing)
  • Mute mode
  • 5 element "in range" light to indicate location of chosen talker and sufficiency of signal

Location: Box PP, Box NN

Tool Sponsor: Engineering Computer Services

SparkFun Vernier Interface Shield

Product Description:

  • A simple add-on to give your Arduino the capability to interface with Vernier sensors.
  • Attached to this interface shield are four British Telecom sockets (2 Analog, 2 Digital) which all Vernier sensors use as connectors. 

Location: Box DDD

Tool Sponsor: Engineering Electronics Shop

Eyeball Webcam

Eyeball Webcam

Product Description:

  • Includes: 1 eyeball camera, 1 base, 1 9 inch stand
  • Megapixel: 8 MP
  • Maximum video resolution: 1600 x 1200 pixels
  • Maximum frame rate: 30 fps
  • Interface: USB
  • Minimum processor: Pentium 4
  • Minimum RAM: 128 MB
  • Minimum hard disk space: 200 MB

Location: Box GG, Box OO

Tool Sponsor: Engineering Computer Services

Raspberry Pi 2

Product Description:

  • Credit- card sized computer that plugs into a computer monitor or TV.
  • Capable of doing everything you'd expect a desktop computer to do, from browsing the internet and play high-definition video, to making spreadsheets, word- processing, and playing games.

Location: Box YY, Box ZZ

Tool Sponsor: Engineering Electronics Shop