FABRICATION OF SELECTIVE NITROGEN-DIOXIDE GAS SENSOR IN MILITARY APPLICATIONS

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Authors

  • Duong Ngoc Tung (Corresponding Author) Institute of Technical Physics, Academy of Military Science and Technology

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.54939/1859-1043.j.mst.76.2021.120-126

Keywords:

Gas sensor; Explosive gas; NO2.

Abstract

In this work, we presented the results of research and manufacture of NO2 explosion detection gas sensors for military application. The gas sensor was fabricated based on Zn2SnO4 semiconductor metal oxide material. The results of material analysis, sensor fabrication, and measurement of NO2 sensitivity have been carried out. The results showed that the manufactured gas sensor was capable of detecting NO2 explosives with low concentration, suitable for military applications such as ammunition depots, gunpowder depots, mines.

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Published

12-12-2021

How to Cite

Dương Ngọc Tùng. “FABRICATION OF SELECTIVE NITROGEN-DIOXIDE GAS SENSOR IN MILITARY APPLICATIONS”. Journal of Military Science and Technology, no. 76, Dec. 2021, pp. 120-6, doi:10.54939/1859-1043.j.mst.76.2021.120-126.

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