Accession Number : ADD002145

Title :   Transducer.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Cook,Rufus L

Report Date : 26 Nov 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The patent describes an electroacoustical transducer which incorporates an array of reversible electroacoustical energy converters. Disposed between opposite ends of adjacent ones of said converters is one or more balsa wood struts or wafers which effect predetermined latteral mechanical decoupling therebetween whenever they are energized either by electrical or acoustical energy.

Descriptors :   *Electroacoustic transducers, *Patents, Piezoelectric crystals, Energy conversion, Coupling(Interaction)

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE