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SIMULTANEOUS DETECTION OF ORGANIC AND INORGANIC SUBSTANCES IN A MIXED AQUEOUS SOLUTION USING A MICROWAVE DIELECTRIC SENSOR

By L. Li

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Abstract:
This letter reports a new technique that enables simultaneous detection of concentrations of the organic and inorganic substances in a hybrid fluidic solution. The technique is based on a coplanar microwave distributed MEMS transmission line. Measurement results show that a hybrid aqueous solution with a mixture of 0 M -- 0.2 M NaCl and 0 mg/ml -- 350 mg/ml glucose can be easily detected simultaneously from measured one-port scattering parameter (S11).

Citation:
L. Li, "Simultaneous Detection of Organic and Inorganic Substances in a Mixed Aqueous Solution Using a Microwave Dielectric Sensor," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 14, 163-171, 2010.
doi:10.2528/PIERC10051308

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