Accession Number : AD0163673
Title : Compensated Output Solid-State Differential Accelerometer.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Little,Little J. ; Hunter,Joe S.
Report Date : 07 MAR 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent describes a solid-state differential accelerometer employing piezotransistors for measuring acceleration or velocity of a body along a specified axis of the accelerometer. A pair of substantially identical piezotransistors are arranged back-to-back along the axis through which tension and compression forces of acceleration are applied.
Descriptors : (*ACCELEROMETERS, *PATENTS), TRANSISTORS, PIEZOELECTRIC CRYSTALS
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE