Accession Number : AD0163611

Title :   Continuous Tape Sampler.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Koblin,Abraham ; Freeburger,George K.

Report Date : 12 JAN 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent relates to an apparatus and method for the continuous and automatic sampling of air in order to determine concentration of aerosol particles in the air as a function of time. The determination of concentration is accomplished by collecting the particles on paper tape and quantitatively analyzing the collected samples. The device is intended to be a reliable, compact, portable means for instantaneously, sampling air during all conditions irrespective of any degree or concentration of precipitation. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   (*SAMPLERS, *PARTICLES), (*AIR POLLUTION, DETECTORS), (*PATENTS, DETECTORS), TAPES

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE