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Title: Sensor apparatus

Abstract

A sensor apparatus and method for detecting an environmental factor is shown that includes an acoustic device that has a characteristic resonant vibrational frequency and mode pattern when exposed to a source of acoustic energy and, futher, when exposed to an environmental factor, produces a different resonant vibrational frequency and/or mode pattern when exposed to the same source of acoustic energy.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1]
  1. Idaho Falls, ID
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1013572
Patent Number(s):
7635942
Application Number:
11/130,853
Assignee:
Battelle Energy Alliance, LLC (Idaho Falls, ID)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G01 - MEASURING G01N - INVESTIGATING OR ANALYSING MATERIALS BY DETERMINING THEIR CHEMICAL OR PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
DOE Contract Number:  
AC07-05ID14517
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
47 OTHER INSTRUMENTATION

Citation Formats

Deason, Vance A, and Telschow, Kenneth L. Sensor apparatus. United States: N. p., 2009. Web.
Deason, Vance A, & Telschow, Kenneth L. Sensor apparatus. United States.
Deason, Vance A, and Telschow, Kenneth L. Tue . "Sensor apparatus". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1013572.
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place = {United States},
year = {2009},
month = {12}
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