Skip to Content
Find More Like This
Return to Search

Apparatus and method for hydrogen and oxygen mass spectrometry of the terrestrial magnetosphere

United States Patent

May 15, 2007
View the Complete Patent at the US Patent & Trademark Office
Los Alamos National Laboratory - Visit the Technology Transfer Division Website
A detector element for mass spectrometry of a flux of heavy and light ions, that includes: a first detector to detect light ions that transit through a foil operatively placed in front of the first detector, and a second detector that detects the flux of heavy and light ions.
Funsten; Herbert O. (Los Alamos, NM), Dors; Eric E. (Los Alamos, NM), Harper; Ronnie W. (Los Alamos, NM), Reisenfeld; Daniel B. (Stevensville, MT)
Los Alamos National Security, LLC (Los Alamos, NM)
11/ 354,354
February 14, 2006
STATEMENT REGARDING FEDERAL RIGHTS This invention was made with government support under Contract No. W-7405-ENG-36 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The government has certain rights in the invention.