Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Free
Faster access than browser!
 

Prototype

Index Prototype

A prototype is an early sample, model, or release of a product built to test a concept or process or to act as a thing to be replicated or learned from. [1]

81 relations: Arduino, Athearn, Automotive design, Boeing 787 Dreamliner, Breadboard, C (programming language), C++, Car, Computer simulation, Counterintuitive, Crashworthiness, Data integration, Data migration, Data profiling, Declaration (computer programming), Definition, Design, Dual in-line package, Electronics, Elementary charge, EMD GP38-2, Evaluation, Extreme programming, Formal specification, France, Fritzing, FSM Beskid, Function prototype, Greek language, Hatchback, History of the metre, International Bureau of Weights and Measures, International System of Units, Iridium, Iterative design, Kilogram, Mass production, Measurement, Metre, Metrology, Microcontroller, Mockup, Object-oriented programming, Paper prototyping, Paris, Perfboard, Physical constant, Physical quantity, Planck constant, Platinum, ..., Polypterus, Polypterus senegalus, Printed circuit board, Programming language, Proof of concept, Prototype JavaScript Framework, Prototype pattern, Prototype-based programming, Rail transport modelling, Rapid application development, Rapid prototyping, Sèvres, Scaffolding, Scale model, Second, Semantics, Software prototyping, Software walkthrough, Speed of light, Stripboard, Subroutine, Surface-mount technology, Technology demonstration, Test article, Testbed, User Research, Vacuum, Veroboard, Wire wrap, 3D printing, 4 mm scale. Expand index (31 more) »

Arduino

Arduino is an open source computer hardware and software company, project, and user community that designs and manufactures single-board microcontrollers and microcontroller kits for building digital devices and interactive objects that can sense and control objects in the physical and digital world.

New!!: Prototype and Arduino · See more »

Athearn

Athearn is a United States manufacturer of model railroad equipment, produced and distributed by American hobby manufacturer Horizon Hobby, Inc.

New!!: Prototype and Athearn · See more »

Automotive design

Automotive design is the process of developing the appearance, and to some extent the ergonomics, of motor vehicles, including automobiles, motorcycles, trucks, buses, coaches, and vans.

New!!: Prototype and Automotive design · See more »

Boeing 787 Dreamliner

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is an American long-haul, mid-size widebody, twin-engine jet airliner made by Boeing Commercial Airplanes.

New!!: Prototype and Boeing 787 Dreamliner · See more »

Breadboard

A breadboard is a construction base for prototyping of electronics.

New!!: Prototype and Breadboard · See more »

C (programming language)

C (as in the letter ''c'') is a general-purpose, imperative computer programming language, supporting structured programming, lexical variable scope and recursion, while a static type system prevents many unintended operations.

New!!: Prototype and C (programming language) · See more »

C++

C++ ("see plus plus") is a general-purpose programming language.

New!!: Prototype and C++ · See more »

Car

A car (or automobile) is a wheeled motor vehicle used for transportation.

New!!: Prototype and Car · See more »

Computer simulation

Computer simulation is the reproduction of the behavior of a system using a computer to simulate the outcomes of a mathematical model associated with said system.

New!!: Prototype and Computer simulation · See more »

Counterintuitive

A counterintuitive proposition is one that does not seem likely to be true when assessed using intuition, common sense, or gut feelings.

New!!: Prototype and Counterintuitive · See more »

Crashworthiness

Crashworthiness is the ability of a structure to protect its occupants during an impact.

New!!: Prototype and Crashworthiness · See more »

Data integration

Data integration involves combining data residing in different sources and providing users with a unified view of them.

New!!: Prototype and Data integration · See more »

Data migration

Data migration is the process of transferring data between computer storage types or file formats.

New!!: Prototype and Data migration · See more »

Data profiling

Data profiling is the process of examining the data available from an existing information source (e.g. a database or a file) and collecting statistics or informative summaries about that data.

New!!: Prototype and Data profiling · See more »

Declaration (computer programming)

In computer programming, a declaration is a language construct that specifies properties of an identifier: it declares what a word (identifier) "means".

New!!: Prototype and Declaration (computer programming) · See more »

Definition

A definition is a statement of the meaning of a term (a word, phrase, or other set of symbols).

New!!: Prototype and Definition · See more »

Design

Design is the creation of a plan or convention for the construction of an object, system or measurable human interaction (as in architectural blueprints, engineering drawings, business processes, circuit diagrams, and sewing patterns).

New!!: Prototype and Design · See more »

Dual in-line package

In microelectronics, a dual in-line package (DIP or DIL), or dual in-line pin package (DIPP) is an electronic component package with a rectangular housing and two parallel rows of electrical connecting pins.

New!!: Prototype and Dual in-line package · See more »

Electronics

Electronics is the discipline dealing with the development and application of devices and systems involving the flow of electrons in a vacuum, in gaseous media, and in semiconductors.

New!!: Prototype and Electronics · See more »

Elementary charge

The elementary charge, usually denoted as or sometimes, is the electric charge carried by a single proton, or equivalently, the magnitude of the electric charge carried by a single electron, which has charge.

New!!: Prototype and Elementary charge · See more »

EMD GP38-2

The EMD GP38-2 is a four-axle diesel-electric locomotive of the road switcher type built by General Motors, Electro-Motive Division.

New!!: Prototype and EMD GP38-2 · See more »

Evaluation

Evaluation is a systematic determination of a subject's merit, worth and significance, using criteria governed by a set of standards.

New!!: Prototype and Evaluation · See more »

Extreme programming

Extreme programming (XP) is a software development methodology which is intended to improve software quality and responsiveness to changing customer requirements.

New!!: Prototype and Extreme programming · See more »

Formal specification

In computer science, formal specifications are mathematically based techniques whose purpose are to help with the implementation of systems and software.

New!!: Prototype and Formal specification · See more »

France

France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.

New!!: Prototype and France · See more »

Fritzing

Fritzing is an open source initiative to develop amateur or hobby CAD software for the design of electronics hardware, to support designers and artists ready to move from experimenting with a prototype to building a more permanent circuit.

New!!: Prototype and Fritzing · See more »

FSM Beskid

Beskid was a series of economy hatchback car prototypes in Poland designed by BOSMAL Automotive Research and Development Center during 1982-1986.

New!!: Prototype and FSM Beskid · See more »

Function prototype

In computer programming, a function prototype or function interface is a declaration of a function that specifies the function's name and type signature (arity, data types of parameters, and return type), but omits the function body.

New!!: Prototype and Function prototype · See more »

Greek language

Greek (Modern Greek: ελληνικά, elliniká, "Greek", ελληνική γλώσσα, ellinikí glóssa, "Greek language") is an independent branch of the Indo-European family of languages, native to Greece and other parts of the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea.

New!!: Prototype and Greek language · See more »

Hatchback

A hatchback is a car with a hatch-type rear door that opens upwards and often a shared volume for the passenger and cargo areas.

New!!: Prototype and Hatchback · See more »

History of the metre

In the aftermath of the French Revolution (1789), the traditional units of measure used in the Ancien Régime were replaced.

New!!: Prototype and History of the metre · See more »

International Bureau of Weights and Measures

The International Bureau of Weights and Measures (Bureau international des poids et mesures) is an intergovernmental organization established by the Metre Convention, through which Member States act together on matters related to measurement science and measurement standards.

New!!: Prototype and International Bureau of Weights and Measures · See more »

International System of Units

The International System of Units (SI, abbreviated from the French Système international (d'unités)) is the modern form of the metric system, and is the most widely used system of measurement.

New!!: Prototype and International System of Units · See more »

Iridium

Iridium is a chemical element with symbol Ir and atomic number 77.

New!!: Prototype and Iridium · See more »

Iterative design

Iterative design is a design methodology based on a cyclic process of prototyping, testing, analyzing, and refining a product or process.

New!!: Prototype and Iterative design · See more »

Kilogram

The kilogram or kilogramme (symbol: kg) is the base unit of mass in the International System of Units (SI), and is defined as being equal to the mass of the International Prototype of the Kilogram (IPK, also known as "Le Grand K" or "Big K"), a cylinder of platinum-iridium alloy stored by the International Bureau of Weights and Measures at Saint-Cloud, France.

New!!: Prototype and Kilogram · See more »

Mass production

Mass production, also known as flow production or continuous production, is the production of large amounts of standardized products, including and especially on assembly lines.

New!!: Prototype and Mass production · See more »

Measurement

Measurement is the assignment of a number to a characteristic of an object or event, which can be compared with other objects or events.

New!!: Prototype and Measurement · See more »

Metre

The metre (British spelling and BIPM spelling) or meter (American spelling) (from the French unit mètre, from the Greek noun μέτρον, "measure") is the base unit of length in some metric systems, including the International System of Units (SI).

New!!: Prototype and Metre · See more »

Metrology

Metrology is the science of measurement.

New!!: Prototype and Metrology · See more »

Microcontroller

A microcontroller (MCU for microcontroller unit, or UC for μ-controller) is a small computer on a single integrated circuit.

New!!: Prototype and Microcontroller · See more »

Mockup

In manufacturing and design, a mockup, or mock-up, is a scale or full-size model of a design or device, used for teaching, demonstration, design evaluation, promotion, and other purposes.

New!!: Prototype and Mockup · See more »

Object-oriented programming

Object-oriented programming (OOP) is a programming paradigm based on the concept of "objects", which may contain data, in the form of fields, often known as attributes; and code, in the form of procedures, often known as methods. A feature of objects is that an object's procedures can access and often modify the data fields of the object with which they are associated (objects have a notion of "this" or "self").

New!!: Prototype and Object-oriented programming · See more »

Paper prototyping

In human–computer interaction, paper prototyping is a widely used method in the user-centered design process, a process that helps developers to create software that meets the user's expectations and needs—in this case, especially for designing and testing user interfaces.

New!!: Prototype and Paper prototyping · See more »

Paris

Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.

New!!: Prototype and Paris · See more »

Perfboard

Perfboard is a material for prototyping electronic circuits (also called DOT PCB).

New!!: Prototype and Perfboard · See more »

Physical constant

A physical constant, sometimes fundamental physical constant or universal constant, is a physical quantity that is generally believed to be both universal in nature and have constant value in time.

New!!: Prototype and Physical constant · See more »

Physical quantity

A physical quantity is a physical property of a phenomenon, body, or substance, that can be quantified by measurement.or we can say that quantities which we come across during our scientific studies are called as the physical quantities...

New!!: Prototype and Physical quantity · See more »

Planck constant

The Planck constant (denoted, also called Planck's constant) is a physical constant that is the quantum of action, central in quantum mechanics.

New!!: Prototype and Planck constant · See more »

Platinum

Platinum is a chemical element with symbol Pt and atomic number 78.

New!!: Prototype and Platinum · See more »

Polypterus

Polypterus is a genus of freshwater fish in the bichir family (Polypteridae) of order Polypteriformes.

New!!: Prototype and Polypterus · See more »

Polypterus senegalus

The Senegal bichir (Polypterus senegalus) also known as the gray bichir and Cuvier's bichir, is sometimes called the "dinosaur eel" (a misnomer, as the creature is neither an eel nor a dinosaur) also called "Dinosaur Bichir" or "dragon fish" in the pet trade.

New!!: Prototype and Polypterus senegalus · See more »

Printed circuit board

A printed circuit board (PCB) mechanically supports and electrically connects electronic components or electrical components using conductive tracks, pads and other features etched from one or more sheet layers of copper laminated onto and/or between sheet layers of a non-conductive substrate.

New!!: Prototype and Printed circuit board · See more »

Programming language

A programming language is a formal language that specifies a set of instructions that can be used to produce various kinds of output.

New!!: Prototype and Programming language · See more »

Proof of concept

Proof of concept (PoC) is a realization of a certain method or idea in order to demonstrate its feasibility, or a demonstration in principle with the aim of verifying that some concept or theory has practical potential.

New!!: Prototype and Proof of concept · See more »

Prototype JavaScript Framework

The Prototype JavaScript Framework is a JavaScript framework created by Sam Stephenson in February 2005 as part of the foundation for Ajax support in Ruby on Rails.

New!!: Prototype and Prototype JavaScript Framework · See more »

Prototype pattern

The prototype pattern is a creational design pattern in software development.

New!!: Prototype and Prototype pattern · See more »

Prototype-based programming

Prototype-based programming is a style of object-oriented programming in which behaviour reuse (known as inheritance) is performed via a process of reusing existing objects via delegation that serve as prototypes.

New!!: Prototype and Prototype-based programming · See more »

Rail transport modelling

Railway modelling (UK, Australia and Ireland) or model railroading (US and Canada) is a hobby in which rail transport systems are modelled at a reduced scale.

New!!: Prototype and Rail transport modelling · See more »

Rapid application development

Rapid-application development (RAD) is both a general term, used to refer to adaptive software development approaches, as well as the name for James Martin's approach to rapid development.

New!!: Prototype and Rapid application development · See more »

Rapid prototyping

Rapid prototyping is a group of techniques used to quickly fabricate a scale model of a physical part or assembly using three-dimensional computer aided design (CAD) data.

New!!: Prototype and Rapid prototyping · See more »

Sèvres

Sèvres is a commune in the southwestern suburbs of Paris, France.

New!!: Prototype and Sèvres · See more »

Scaffolding

Scaffolding, also called scaffold or staging, is a temporary structure used to support a work crew and materials to aid in the construction, maintenance and repair of buildings, bridges and all other man made structures.

New!!: Prototype and Scaffolding · See more »

Scale model

A scale model is most generally a physical representation of an object, which maintains accurate relationships between all important aspects of the model, although absolute values of the original properties need not be preserved.

New!!: Prototype and Scale model · See more »

Second

The second is the SI base unit of time, commonly understood and historically defined as 1/86,400 of a day – this factor derived from the division of the day first into 24 hours, then to 60 minutes and finally to 60 seconds each.

New!!: Prototype and Second · See more »

Semantics

Semantics (from σημαντικός sēmantikós, "significant") is the linguistic and philosophical study of meaning, in language, programming languages, formal logics, and semiotics.

New!!: Prototype and Semantics · See more »

Software prototyping

Software prototyping is the activity of creating prototypes of software applications, i.e., incomplete versions of the software program being developed.

New!!: Prototype and Software prototyping · See more »

Software walkthrough

In software engineering, a walkthrough or walk-through is a form of software peer review "in which a designer or programmer leads members of the development team and other interested parties go through a software product, and the participants ask questions and make comments about possible errors, violation of development standards, and other problems".

New!!: Prototype and Software walkthrough · See more »

Speed of light

The speed of light in vacuum, commonly denoted, is a universal physical constant important in many areas of physics.

New!!: Prototype and Speed of light · See more »

Stripboard

Stripboard is the generic name for a widely used type of electronics prototyping board characterized by a 0.1 inch (2.54 mm) regular (rectangular) grid of holes, with wide parallel strips of copper cladding running in one direction all the way across one side of the board.

New!!: Prototype and Stripboard · See more »

Subroutine

In computer programming, a subroutine is a sequence of program instructions that performs a specific task, packaged as a unit.

New!!: Prototype and Subroutine · See more »

Surface-mount technology

Surface-mount technology (SMT) is a method for producing electronic circuits in which the components are mounted or placed directly onto the surface of printed circuit boards (PCBs).

New!!: Prototype and Surface-mount technology · See more »

Technology demonstration

A technology demonstration or demonstrator model, informally known as a tech demo, is a prototype, rough example or an otherwise incomplete version of a conceivable product or future system, put together as proof of concept with the primary purpose of showcasing the possible applications, feasibility, performance and method of an idea for a new technology.

New!!: Prototype and Technology demonstration · See more »

Test article

A test article is a version of space craft or related vehicle or equipment, built as a platform to perform testing.

New!!: Prototype and Test article · See more »

Testbed

A testbed (also spelled test bed) is a platform for conducting rigorous, transparent, and replicable testing of scientific theories, computational tools, and new technologies.

New!!: Prototype and Testbed · See more »

User Research

User research focuses on understanding user behaviors, needs, and motivations through observation techniques, task analysis, and other feedback methodologies.

New!!: Prototype and User Research · See more »

Vacuum

Vacuum is space devoid of matter.

New!!: Prototype and Vacuum · See more »

Veroboard

Veroboard is a brand of stripboard, a pre-formed circuit board material of copper strips on an insulating bonded paper board which was originated and developed in the early 1960s by the Electronics Department of Vero Precision Engineering Ltd (VPE).

New!!: Prototype and Veroboard · See more »

Wire wrap

Wire wrap was invented to wire telephone crossbar switches, and later adapted to construct electronic circuit boards.

New!!: Prototype and Wire wrap · See more »

3D printing

3D printing is any of various processes in which material is joined or solidified under computer control to create a three-dimensional object, with material being added together (such as liquid molecules or powder grains being fused together).

New!!: Prototype and 3D printing · See more »

4 mm scale

4 mm scale is the most popular model railway scale used in the United Kingdom.

New!!: Prototype and 4 mm scale · See more »

Redirects here:

PROTOTYPE, Prototype (metrology), Prototypes, Prototypical, Prototypicality, Prototyping, Virus prototype, Working prototype.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prototype

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »