12. Explosive Vapor Detection Using Microcantilever Sensors

  1. Ronald L. Woodfin Ph.D.
  1. Thomas Thundat Ph.D.

Published Online: 18 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470085202.ch12

Trace Chemical Sensing of Explosives

Trace Chemical Sensing of Explosives

How to Cite

Thundat, T. (2006) Explosive Vapor Detection Using Microcantilever Sensors, in Trace Chemical Sensing of Explosives (ed R. L. Woodfin), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470085202.ch12

Editor Information

  1. Sandia National Laboratories, retired, PO Box 55, Sandia Park, New Mexico 87047, USA

Author Information

  1. Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Nanoscale Science and Devices Group, Mail stop-6123, Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6123, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 13 DEC 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471738398

Online ISBN: 9780470085202

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Keywords:

  • explosive vapor detection using microcantilever sensors;
  • microcantilever deflection and real-time thermal effects;
  • electrical readout technique and optical beam deflection methods

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Modes of Operation and Theory

  • Apparatus

  • Results and Discussion

  • Deflagration

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References