Accession Number:

ADD002803

Title:

Underwater Strain Sensor.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-12-23

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE