Electromagnetic sensors for biological tissue applications and methods for their use

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United States of America Patent

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7591792

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20030036674A1

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10205775

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Tissue sensors house one or more sensor elements. Each element has a housing mounted substrate and a superstrate with a planar antenna between. A transitional periphery (TP) of a superstrate outer surface interconnects a base to a plateau. At least some of the TP has a generally smooth transition. Plural elements are spaced by the housing. Alternately, the superstrate TP is flat, the housing extends to the outer superstrate surface and a shield surrounds the element. The housing is flush with or recessed below the superstrate and defines a TP between the housing and superstrate. A method converts a reference signal to complex form; plots it in a complex plane as a reference point (RP); converts a measurement signal to complex form; plots it in the complex plane as a measurement point (MP); determine a complex distance between the MP and the RP; and compares complex distance to a threshold.

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BAYER HEALTHCARE LLCTARRYTOWN, NY521

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Bouton, Chad Edward Delaware , US 1 55

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