NDTnet - September 1996, Vol.1 No.09

Piezoelectric materials for ultrasonic probes

Authors: M. Lach, M. Platte, A. Ries

Transducer Workshop

Abstract


1. Introduction

2. Piezoelectric materials

3. Use of piezoelectric materials in probes

4. Closing remarks

5. Literature

  1. Hossack, J.A., Auld, B.A. Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, Vol. 12.
  2. Chofflet, L., Gauchet, M., Tellier, J.M.: Which Piezoelectric Material for which Transducer? Revue Annuelle LEP 1990, 37-38.
  3. Swartz, R.G., Plummer, J.D. : On the Generation of High-Frequency Acoustic Energy with Polyvinylidene Fluoride IEEE Trans. Sonics Ultrason. SU - 27 (1980), 295 - 303.
  4. Deutsch, V., Platte, M., Möller, P. : Ultraschallprüfköpfe aus piezoelektrischen Hochpolymeren. Materialprüfung 32 (1990), 333 - 337. (Ultrasonic probes made of piezoelectric high polymers ).
  5. Platte, M., Möller, P: Automatisches Ultraschallprüfen von Blechen und Rohren. Bänder, Bleche, Rohre 34 (1993), 25 - 32 (Automatic ultrasonic inspection of plates and pipes).
  6. Richter, K.P., Reibold, R., Molkenstruck, W.: Sound field characteristics of ultrasonic composite pulse transducers. Ultrasonics 29 (1991), 76 - 80.

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