Accession Number:

ADD019375

Title:

Diamond or Diamond Like Carbon Coated Chemical Sensors and a Method of Making Same

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 27 May 97, patented 9 Mar 99

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1999-03-09

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

A water vapor insensitive and corrosion resistant chemical or biochemical sensor device, including a transducer, coated with a protective coating of diamond or a diamond like carbon, preferably by a pulsed laser deposition technique. The surface of the protective coating is coated with a chemoselective or bioselective absorption material or film.

Subject Categories:

  • Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE