Accession Number : ADD002803
Title : Underwater Strain Sensor.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Sinsky,Joel A ; Gregan,Dorsey J G
Report Date : 23 Dec 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent relates to a simple inexpensive underwater strain sensor which can monitor the strain, and parameters which are derived from the strain, of a sonar transducer of suitable geometry. Such a transducer is a radially oscillating, free-flooded, magnetostrictive ring transducer.
Descriptors : *Strain gages, *Patents, Sonar transducers, Magnetostrictive elements, Underwater sound equipment, Monitors
Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Acoustic Detection and Detectors
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE