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Apparatus for chemical detection training

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Methods and apparatus for chemical warfare agent detection training are provided. More particularly, methods and apparatus are provided to simulate the detection of low volatility chemical warfare agents by simulating the use of currently fielded U.S. Army detection kits without exposure to hazardous agents. A simulant is disposed in a sample heating assembly. The sample heating assembly is placed over a detection window of a detector, and the simulant is heated in order to make a simulated detection.

Inventors: 
Genovese, James A.
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
Biotechnology and Healthcare
FIle Date: 
2006-01-12
Grant Date: 
2010-07-06
Grant time: 
1,636 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
30
Claim count percentile rank: 
3
Citations percentile rank: 
1
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
US ARMY