Accession Number:

ADA467470

Title:

MEMS Shear Stress Sensors: Promise and Progress

Descriptive Note:

Conference paper

Corporate Author:

FLORIDA UNIV GAINESVILLE MECHANICAL AND AEROSPACE ENGINEERING

Report Date:

2004-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

This paper reviews existing microelectromechanical systems MEMS-based shear stress sensors. The promise and progress of MEMS scaling advantages to improve the spatial and temporal resolution and accuracy of shear stress measurement is critically reviewed. The advantages and limitations of existing devices are discussed. Finally, unresolved technical issues are summarized for future sensor development.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Miscellaneous Detection and Detectors
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE