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Title: Apparatus and method for monitoring of gas having stable isotopes

Abstract

Gas having stable isotopes is monitored continuously by using a system that sends a modulated laser beam to the gas and collects and transmits the light not absorbed by the gas to a detector. Gas from geological storage, or from the atmosphere can be monitored continuously without collecting samples and transporting them to a lab.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1083181
Patent Number(s):
8390813
Application Number:
12/429,364
Assignee:
Los Alamos National Security, LLC (Los Alamos, NM)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G01 - MEASURING G01J - MEASUREMENT OF INTENSITY, VELOCITY, SPECTRAL CONTENT, POLARISATION, PHASE OR PULSE CHARACTERISTICS OF INFRA-RED, VISIBLE OR ULTRA-VIOLET LIGHT
G - PHYSICS G01 - MEASURING G01N - INVESTIGATING OR ANALYSING MATERIALS BY DETERMINING THEIR CHEMICAL OR PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
DOE Contract Number:  
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
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Citation Formats

Clegg, Samuel M, and Fessenden-Rahn, Julianna E. Apparatus and method for monitoring of gas having stable isotopes. United States: N. p., 2013. Web.
Clegg, Samuel M, & Fessenden-Rahn, Julianna E. Apparatus and method for monitoring of gas having stable isotopes. United States.
Clegg, Samuel M, and Fessenden-Rahn, Julianna E. Tue . "Apparatus and method for monitoring of gas having stable isotopes". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1083181.
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