Accession Number:

AD0163673

Title:

Compensated Output Solid-State Differential Accelerometer.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

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Report Date:

1972-03-07

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The patent describes a solid-state differential accelerometer employing piezotransistors for measuring acceleration or velocity of a body along a specified axis of the accelerometer. A pair of substantially identical piezotransistors are arranged back-to-back along the axis through which tension and compression forces of acceleration are applied.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE