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Title: Hand held explosives detection system

Abstract

The present invention is directed to a sensitive hand-held explosives detection device capable of detecting the presence of extremely low quantities of high explosives molecules, and which is applicable to sampling vapors from personnel, baggage, cargo, etc., as part of an explosives detection system.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. Albuquerque, NM
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
868430
Patent Number(s):
5138889
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G01 - MEASURING G01N - INVESTIGATING OR ANALYSING MATERIALS BY DETERMINING THEIR CHEMICAL OR PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
DOE Contract Number:  
AC04-76
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
hand; held; explosives; detection; directed; sensitive; hand-held; device; capable; detecting; presence; extremely; quantities; molecules; applicable; sampling; vapors; personnel; baggage; cargo; etc; detection device; hand held; device capable; explosives detection; /73/

Citation Formats

Conrad, Frank J. Hand held explosives detection system. United States: N. p., 1992. Web.
Conrad, Frank J. Hand held explosives detection system. United States.
Conrad, Frank J. Wed . "Hand held explosives detection system". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/868430.
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