ALL LIQUIDS HAVE A UNIQUE ACOUSTIC FLUID IDENTITY (FluID™)

EVOLUTION OF ACOUSTIC

TECHNOLOGY

THE PROBLEM:

Tens of Thousands Sealed Artillery Shells Containing Chemical Weapons.

HEADED BY THE US STATE DEPT. TO INSPECT RUSSIAN MILITARY ARSENAL

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THE OBJECTIVE:

Create an effective non-invasive, non-destructive method for identifying chemical agents inside containers rapidly and reliably.

PRIOR TO                           

 2004

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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory identified distinguishing acoustic metrics detectable in sealed containers -- the basis for Perceptive Sensor Technologies Patented and Patent-Pending Acoustic Technology.

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KNOWN ACOUSTIC METRICS

KEY MEASUREMENTS:

Acoustic Velocity

Acoustic Impedance

Acoustic Attenuation

Acoustic Resonance Features

Acoustic Absorption Spectra

Material Density

 2007

APPLIED ACOUSTIC METRICS

Early adaptations.

 A DATABASE OF CHEMICALS

Machines were calibrated to detect liquids matching specific criteria with positive/negative or 'present' or 'not present' response.  

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All Liquids Have a Unique Fluid Identity.

The biometrics of hazardous or harmful bioweapon materials and those in petrochemicals or even shampoo are identifiable using Acoustic Fingerprinting™. This process makes distinguishing between 87 Octane Gasoline and 92 Octane with discerning accuracy (99.96%+) possible in a matter of milliseconds. 

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 2014

MODEL ID: PASS600

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Non-intrusive Ability to Identify Liquid Content of a Sealed Container

Rapid Readings Provide Real-Time Liquid Material Identification

Detection of Foreign Material Embedded in Containers include: Drugs, Explosives and/or Non-Compliant Materials

Accurate Resident Database Provides Extensive Liquid Matching

Portable, Lightweight, and Rugged Design for the Elements

EARLY APPLICATION

PORTABLE-ID™: MODEL PASS 600™

Portable Acoustic Signature Systems (PASS)

Unit and hardwired wand (sensor mic) with trigger action.

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WiFi Enabled, Cellular or Satellite Commnication (or any combination thereof).

Small Footprint (4"d Laptop-size), Microphone Wand w/ Stand (approx. 6"h).

Portable units collect data, determine content / status and transmit readings.

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SoundData™ is collected and decifered. Database is updated and sequenced.

 2016

ADAPTATION

PORTABILITY to PERMANENT IMPLEMENTATION

Development of key sensors to measure depths between two points in both large storage tanks or pipelines implemented at various stages of custodial transfer gave semi-permanent, redundant and real-time data without the need for manual involvement. These advancements include units effective in monitoring refineries / petrochemical plants, tankers, and trucks thus providing hands-free, test-free critical data, real-time.

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PASS600

MODEL ID: MK1000

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MODEL ID: EC1000

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Non-intrusive Ability to Identify Liquid Content of a Sealed Container

Rapid Readings Provide Real-Time Liquid Material Identification

Detection of Non-Compliant Materials Embedded in Containers or in Transfer

Accurate Resident Database Provides Extensive Liquid Matching

Constant Interval Readings Connected to Network with UI Access Monitoring

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 2017

PERCEPTIVE SENSOR TECHNOLOGIES™ (PST):

The Exclusive Non-Intrusive Verification and Monitoring Company. PST developed systems to be implemented across entire Custodial Transfer operation. This bleeding-edge technology will be responsible for Billions of dollars in savings in the reduction of millions of barrels in waste, contamination, and lost earnings to productivity, insurance and clean-up.

ADVANCEMENTS IN TECHNOLOGLY INCLUDE:

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Ultrasonic Technology

Transducers (Single / Dual)

Pulse-Echo Modality

Pitch-Catch Modality

*for any sealed / closed metal container application 

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WiFi Enabled

CELLULAR Communication

SATTELITE Systems

*or any combination

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Scheduled Product Flow Information

Actual Product Flow Information

Calculated Product Flow Information

User Defined Cut Margin (+/-%)

User Controlled Testing Frequency

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SCADA Only

CELL Only

SCADA / CELL Redundant Operations

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INTEGRATION

ACTIONABLE REAL-TIME CRITICAL DATA ON FLUIDS

PST Provides Actionable Identification, Validation and Verifiation in Production and Logistical Processes Key to Development of Petrochemical, Pharmaceutical and Household Chemicals.

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 2019

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SOLUTIONS 2020+

OPERATIONAL, PRODUCTION AND LOGISTICS APPLICATIONS

Perceptive Sensor Technologies™ (PST) offers the only non-intrusive solution resulting in real-time actionable data that is critical to operational efficiency, safety and environmental compliance. From the Defense Sector to Petrochemicals, PST's underlying technology supports applications for future use in the chemical, utility, logistics, food & beverage, mining, and other industry segments.

This core technology will serve as a platform for a variety of applications including manifest verification, monitoring conditions of liquids; product movement and flow rates, inventory control, process optimization and asset utilization across many sectors through 2025 and beyond.

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SEE PRODUCTS:

Pipeline : Transmix Monitoring and Validation Applications

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Tank / Drum : Overfill Alarm Detection and Degradation

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PURSUIT OF FOUNDATIONAL ACOUSTIC TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS & DISCOVERY

LEARN MORE:

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Our team welcomes any inquiry as to any new potential applications for this acoustic technology. Email us at: info@perceptivesensors.com

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