Accession Number:

ADD018767

Title:

Bridge Configuration for a Magneto-Resistive Linear-Displacement Sensor

Descriptive Note:

Patent application, filed 13 Jan 97

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-01-13

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

A thermal bridge includes a first Giant Magneto Resistance film having a layer with a fixed bias pointing in a first direction, and a second Giant Magneto Resistance film superposed on, and in thermal engagement with, the first Giant Magneto Resistance film. The second Giant 5 Magneto Resistance film has a layer with a fixed bias pointing in a second direction opposite to the first direction.

Subject Categories:

  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Magnetic and Electric Field Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE