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  • Saw Determination of Surface Area In This Films, G. C. Frye, S. J. Martin, and A. J. Ricco; U.S. Patent No. 4,947,677; Issued: 8/14/90.

  • Dual Output Acoustic Wave Sensor For Molecular Identification, G. C. Frye and S. J. Martin; U.S. Patent No. 5,076,094; Issued: 12/31/91.

  • Acoustic Wave Devices Using Plate Modes With Surface-Parallel Displacement, S. J. Martin and A. J. Ricco; Pat. No. 5,117,146; Issued: 5/26/92.

  • Method and Apparatus for Acoustic Plate Mode Liquid-Solid Phase Transition Detection, D. S. Blair, G. C. Frye, R. C. Hughes, S. J. Martin and A. J. Ricco; U.S. Patent No. 5,187,980; Issued: 2/23/93.

  • Method For Simultaneous Measurement of Mass Loading and Fluid Property Changes Using a Quartz Crystal Microbalance, V. E. Granstaff and S. J. Martin; U.S. Patent No. 5,201,215; Issued: 4/13/93.

  • Multiple-Frequency Acoustic Wave Devices for Chemical Sensing and Materials Characterization in Both Gas and Liquid Phase, S. J. Martin and A. J. Ricco; U.S. Patent No. 5,235,235; Issued: 8/10/93.

  • Ferroelectric Optical Image Comparator, M. A. Butler, C. E. Land, S. J. Martin, and K. B. Pfeifer; U.S. Patent No. 5,267,179; Issued 11/30/93.

  • Acoustic Wave Sensor Apparatus For Analyzing a Petroleum-Based Composition and Sensing Solidification of Constituents Therein, J. J. Spates, S. J. Martin, and A. J. Mansure; U.S. Patent No. 5,661,233; Issued: 8/26/97.

  • Precision Cleaning Apparatus and Method, T. W. Schneider, G. C. Frye, and S. J. Martin; U.S. Patent No. 5,706,840; Issued 1/13/98.

  • Quartz Resonator Fluid Density and Viscosity Monitor, S. J. Martin, J. J. Wiczer, R. W. Cernosek, G. C. Frye, C. T. Gebert, L. Casaus, and M. A. Mitchell; U.S. Patent No. 5,741,961; Issued 4/21/98.

  • Electrically-Programmable Diffraction Grating, A. J. Ricco, M. A. Butler, M. B. Sinclair, S. D. Senturia; U.S. Patent No. 5,757,536; Issued 5/26/98.

  • Method and Apparatus For Phase and Amplitude Detection, R. W. Cernosek, G. C. Frye, and S. J. Martin; U.S. Patent No. 5,763,283; Issued 6/9/98.

  • Ion Mobility Spectrometer Using Frequency Domain Separation, S. J. Martin, M. A. Butler, G. C. Frye, and W. K. Schubert, U.S. Patent No. 5,789,745; Issued: 8/4/98.

  • N-Methyl-2-Pyrollidinone Sensing Using Surface Acoustic Wave Technology, K. B. Pfeifer, A. E. Hoyt and G. C. Frye-Mason, U.S. Patent No. 5,795,993; Issued: 8/18/98.

  • Process for Chemical Dry Etching of Metals, D. J. Rieger, P. Esherick, C. I. Ashby, R. J. Shul, J. E. Parmeter and A.G. Baca, U.S. Patent No. 5,814,238; Issued: 9/2998.

  • Catalytic, Calorimetric Micromachined Filament-Based Gas Sensor, R. C. Hughes, D. J. Moreno and J. H. Smith, U.S. Patent No. 5,834,627; Issued: 11/10/98.

  • Magnetically-Excited Flexural Plate Wave Device, S. J. Martin, G. C. Frye-Mason, J. H. Smith and M. A Butler, U.S. Patent No. 5,836,203; Issued: 11/17/98.

  • Integrated Sensing Platform for Improved Quantitative and Selective Monitoring of Chemical Analytes in Both Liquid and Gas Phases, D. S. Blair, G. C. Frye-Mason and M. A. Butler; U.S. Patent No. 6,076,406; Issued 6/20/00.

  • Sensor Devices Based on Field Structured Composites, R. C. Hughes, J. E. Martin and R. A. Anderson; U.S. Patent No. 6,194,769; Issued 2/27/01.

  • Technique For Fabricating Thin-Film Piezoelectric Devices in Compound Semiconductors, S. A. Casalnuovo and G. C. Frye-Mason; U.S. Patent No. 6,232,1396; Issued 5/15/01.

  • Field-Structured Chemical Sensor, R. C. Hughes, J. E. Martin and R. A. Anderson; U.S. Patent No. 6,290,868; Issued 9/18/01.

  • Microfabricated Acoustic Spectrum Analyzer, L. F. Anderson, W. K. Schubert, M. A. Butler and D. R. Adkins; U.S. Patent No. 6,822,929; Issued 11/23/04.

  • Device For Monitoring Volatile Organic Chemicals (VOCS) in Air and Water, R. Kottenstette, R. P. Manginell, R. C. Hughes, M. W. Jenkins, S. V. Patel; U.S. Patent No. 6,902,701; Issued 6/7/05.

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