Automation and Remote Control

, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp 442–455 | Cite as

Radiofrequency sensors in problems of measuring liquid supplies in tanks of space vehicles

  • B. V. Lunkin
  • V. Ya. Fateev
  • V. A. Demin
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We present a survey of radio frequency sensors developed by the initiative of academician B.N. Petrov at the Institute of Control Sciences in collaboration with other organizations. Sensors and systems based on them enable control and measurement for the quantity of (remaining) liquid components in tanks and magistrals of space vehicles both on Earth (during their fueling) and in low gravity and zero gravity conditions during the flight.


Resonance Frequency Remote Control Sensitive Element Space Vehicle Power Supply System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. V. Lunkin
    • 1
  • V. Ya. Fateev
    • 1
  • V. A. Demin
    • 2
  1. 1.Trapeznikov Institute of Control SciencesRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Noncommercial Partnership “MedEcoTelecom,”SmolenskRussia

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