Flight Evaluation of a Compact Airborne Trace Gas Analysis Sensor Proof-of-Concept

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Proceedings titleICAS2008 Proceedings
ConferenceICAS 2008 - 26th International Congress of the Aeronautical Sciences including the 8th AIAA Aviation Technology, Integration, and Operations (ATIO) Conference: Anchorage, Alaska USA, Sept. 14-19, 2008
Article numberICAS2008-P6.4
Pages15; # of pages: 5
Subjectconductometric sensor; trace gas concentration; airborne flux measurement; greenhouse gases; airborne gas sensing
AbstractNRC Canada and AMC undertook the development of a compact, trace gas conductometric sensor, for UAV applications. A composite film was created and integrated into a compact sensor package. The sensor was evaluated for CO2 sensitivity, in the NRC Twin Otter aircraft in flight, the results of which are presented.
AffiliationNRC Institute for Aerospace Research; National Research Council Canada; NRC Institute for Chemical Process and Environmental Technology
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NRC numberFRL-2008-0017
NPARC number8929965
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Record identifier864a6268-46a3-49c4-83cd-28139c382009
Record created2009-04-23
Record modified2016-05-09
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