Accession Number : AD0697733

Title :   INSECT ACTIVITY SENSOR,

Corporate Author : HARRY DIAMOND LABS WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Liss,Fabian T. ; Wemple,Peter

Report Date : OCT 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : A sensitive, shielded capacitive sensor capable of monitoring the activity of insects was designed and fabricated. The unit was designed around NASA specifications for possible inclusion in future space probes. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*INSECTS, *DETECTORS), MOTION, DESIGN, EFFECTIVENESS, BLATTIDAE, SPACE BIOLOGY, SPACE FLIGHT, ELECTRODES, ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT, DETECTORS

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE