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Piezoelectric Mesh Nebulizer

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000070063D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Bush, RF Mitchell, JW Sambucetti, C [+details]

Abstract

This article describes an improved nebulizer for a mist printer in which the energy necessary for nebulization is reduced and the uniformity of particle size is controlled by containing a fluid layer in a multitude of cells located in a mesh screen or the like which is parallel to the surface of a piezoelectric crystal.