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Distributive transmissometer

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A distributive transmissometer, comprising a series of light sources that illuminate and map out a volume of space to be sampled to a one-dimensional space, a light detector, the one-dimensional space being mapped to the light detector such that spatial dust density distribution of the volume to be sampled can be determined; and, a lens for focusing light emitted by the light sources toward the light detector.

Inventors: 
Sugrim, Chandraika; Berry, Rollie Dewayne; Ferguson, Gerald
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
Biotechnology and Healthcare
FIle Date: 
2014-02-18
Grant Date: 
2015-10-20
Grant time: 
609 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
11
Claim count percentile rank: 
1
Citations percentile rank: 
1
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
US NAVY