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MOLTEN SALT ELECTROCHEMICAL SYSTEM FOR TEMPERATURE SENSING

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000008912D
Original Publication Date: 1999-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Jul-23

Publishing Venue

Motorola

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Authors:
Gretchen E. Fougere Han Wu Shekhar L. Pendalwar

Abstract

Temperature sensing is an important technique in many technologies. In the automation and con- trol of manufacturing equipment, temperature sens- ing and control is especially critical. Conventional temperature sensing technologies rely on mecha- nisms which change with temperature: 1) Resistance of the sensor changes as the tem- perature changes. Thermistors are the most common example of this type of sensor.