Accession Number : AD0164651
Title : Gas Multiplication Ultraviolet Detector System for Fire Detection.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Trumble,Terry M.
Report Date : 27 NOV 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : The patent describes a fire detection system using an ultraviolet gas multiplication detector, an amplitude discriminator to differentiate between a fire and cosmic radiation, and a time base discriminator to differentiate between a fire and background noise, provides a sensitive, highly reliable, fire detecting system.
Descriptors : *Fire detectors, *Patents, Photomultiplier tubes, Ultraviolet detectors
Subject Categories : Safety Engineering
Ultraviolet Detection and Detectors
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE