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MOSAIC: A Scalable reconfigurable 2D array system for NDT

By S. Triger, J-F. Saillant, J. Wallace, F. Afroukh, L. Wang, S. Cochran and D.R.S. Cumming


This paper documents the development of a scalable 2D array system, or Mosaic that can be targeted at a wide range of NDT applications by way of a reconfigurable tile that can be tessellated to form arrays of any size and shape. Close coupling permits utilization of excitation voltages as low as +/-3.3V with insertion loss of 48dB on reflection from an aluminum back wall at 73mm achieved using 2D arrays without decoding

Topics: QC
Publisher: American Institute of Physics
Year: 2008
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Provided by: Enlighten

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