Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Remote acoustic powering and data transmission for sensors inside of conductive envelopes

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Kluge, M. ; EADS Innovation Works, EADS Deutschland GmbH, Munich ; Becker, Th. ; Schalk, J. ; Otterpohl, T.

In modern aeronautics and aerospace industry there is a great demand for wireless sensors in order to improve efficiency, reliability and to reduce the costs. They are the key enablers for improved system concepts like e.g. condition based maintenance. In some cases, sensors need to be placed in closed conductive envelopes like hydraulic accumulators, oxygen bottles, etc., where battery usage may be not allowed or not possible due to maintenance requirements and where classical wireless radio frequency communication is not applicable due to strong shielding effects. For this field of applications, a solution has been developed that uses ultrasonic acoustic waves for a wireless transmission of energy and data through the envelope walls. The main benefit of this technology is that the envelope remains unaffected and therefore the hermeticity and structural integrity are retained. Moreover the sensor can be chosen almost independently from the communication and power transmission system.

Published in:

Sensors, 2008 IEEE

Date of Conference:

26-29 Oct. 2008

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.