Accession Number : ADP001532
Title : The Torsional Tuning Fork as a Temperature Sensor,
Corporate Author : ASULAB S A NEUCHAETEL (SWITZERLAND)
Personal Author(s) : Dinger,R. J.
Report Date : 1982
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : A resonant temperature sensor has been developed using a torsionally vibrating quartz tuning fork. The unit has a linear temperature coefficient of 35 ppm/degrees C, operates at 262 kHz and is packaged in wrist watch tuning fork capsules of 1,5 mm diameter and 5,3 mm overall length.
Descriptors : *Frequency, *Control, *Symposia, *Quartz resonators, *Crystals, Torsion, Tuning forks, Vibration, Temperature, Detectors, Resonators
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE