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Journal of Sensors
Volume 2015, Article ID 124058, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/124058
Research Article

Wireless Passive Temperature Sensor Realized on Multilayer HTCC Tapes for Harsh Environment

1Science and Technology on Electronic Test & Measurement Laboratory, North University of China, Taiyuan 030051, China
2Key Laboratory of Instrumentation Science & Dynamic Measurement, Ministry of Education, North University of China, Taiyuan 030051, China
3National Key Laboratory of Fundamental Science of Micro/Nano-Device and System Technology, Chongqing University, Chongqing 400044, China

Received 20 June 2014; Revised 1 September 2014; Accepted 1 September 2014

Academic Editor: Gongfa Li

Copyright © 2015 Qiulin Tan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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