Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY (DEFICIT) (Details)

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STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY (DEFICIT) (Details) (USD $)
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Founders        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Cash contributed $ 200,000us-gaap_PartnersCapitalAccountContributions
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= resn_FoundersMember
     
Resonant LLC        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Ownership interest (as a percent)   62.50%us-gaap_MinorityInterestOwnershipPercentageByNoncontrollingOwners
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= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
62.50%us-gaap_MinorityInterestOwnershipPercentageByNoncontrollingOwners
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
 
Resonant LLC | Founders        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Number of founders   3resn_NumberOfFounders
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= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_TitleOfIndividualAxis
= resn_FoundersMember
3resn_NumberOfFounders
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= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_TitleOfIndividualAxis
= resn_FoundersMember
 
Cash contributed   200,000us-gaap_PartnersCapitalAccountContributions
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_TitleOfIndividualAxis
= resn_FoundersMember
   
Resonant LLC | Founder one        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Cash contributed     (66,667)us-gaap_PartnersCapitalAccountContributions
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_TitleOfIndividualAxis
= resn_FounderOneMember
 
Resonant LLC | STI        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Ownership interest (as a percent)   37.50%us-gaap_MinorityInterestOwnershipPercentageByNoncontrollingOwners
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= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_RelatedPartyTransactionsByRelatedPartyAxis
= resn_SuperconductorTechnologiesIncMember
37.50%us-gaap_MinorityInterestOwnershipPercentageByNoncontrollingOwners
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_RelatedPartyTransactionsByRelatedPartyAxis
= resn_SuperconductorTechnologiesIncMember
 
Control factor (as a percent)   50.00%resn_PercentageOfControlFactor
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_RelatedPartyTransactionsByRelatedPartyAxis
= resn_SuperconductorTechnologiesIncMember
   
Class C units | Resonant LLC        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Units contributed (in units)     300,000us-gaap_PartnersCapitalAccountUnitsContributed
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_PartnerCapitalComponentsAxis
= resn_CommonUnitsClassCMember
 
Class B units | Founders        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Capital account balance       0resn_CommonUnitsValue
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= resn_CommonUnitsClassBMember
/ us-gaap_TitleOfIndividualAxis
= resn_FoundersMember
Class B units | Resonant LLC        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Units contributed (in units)     500,000us-gaap_PartnersCapitalAccountUnitsContributed
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_PartnerCapitalComponentsAxis
= resn_CommonUnitsClassBMember
 
Class B units | Resonant LLC | Founder one        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Units contributed (in units)     166,667us-gaap_PartnersCapitalAccountUnitsContributed
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_PartnerCapitalComponentsAxis
= resn_CommonUnitsClassBMember
/ us-gaap_TitleOfIndividualAxis
= resn_FounderOneMember
 
Cash contributed   66,667us-gaap_PartnersCapitalAccountContributions
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_PartnerCapitalComponentsAxis
= resn_CommonUnitsClassBMember
/ us-gaap_TitleOfIndividualAxis
= resn_FounderOneMember
   
Class B units | Resonant LLC | Founder two        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Units contributed (in units)     166,667us-gaap_PartnersCapitalAccountUnitsContributed
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_PartnerCapitalComponentsAxis
= resn_CommonUnitsClassBMember
/ us-gaap_TitleOfIndividualAxis
= resn_FounderTwoMember
 
Cash contributed   66,667us-gaap_PartnersCapitalAccountContributions
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_PartnerCapitalComponentsAxis
= resn_CommonUnitsClassBMember
/ us-gaap_TitleOfIndividualAxis
= resn_FounderTwoMember
   
Class B units | Resonant LLC | Founder three        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Units contributed (in units)     166,667us-gaap_PartnersCapitalAccountUnitsContributed
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_PartnerCapitalComponentsAxis
= resn_CommonUnitsClassBMember
/ us-gaap_TitleOfIndividualAxis
= resn_FounderThreeMember
 
Cash contributed   $ 66,667us-gaap_PartnersCapitalAccountContributions
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_PartnerCapitalComponentsAxis
= resn_CommonUnitsClassBMember
/ us-gaap_TitleOfIndividualAxis
= resn_FounderThreeMember
   
Class A units | Resonant LLC        
Stockholders' Equity (Deficit)        
Units reserved for issuance (in units)   200,000resn_CommonUnitsReservedForFutureIssuance
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_PartnerCapitalComponentsAxis
= resn_CommonUnitsClassAMember
200,000resn_CommonUnitsReservedForFutureIssuance
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_PredecessorMember
/ us-gaap_PartnerCapitalComponentsAxis
= resn_CommonUnitsClassAMember