Accession Number : AD0163646

Title :   Multiplex Digital Laser Generator.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Honeycutt,Thomas E. ; Ehrlich,John J.

Report Date : 02 NOV 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent describes a laser generator for producing a single laser beam carrying several channels of digital information simultaneously. The frequency components of the laser emission are spatially separated inside the generator cavity, and each component is separately pulse-code modulated according to a digital input signal. A simple receiver is also disclosed.

Descriptors :   (*COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT, *PATENTS), (*OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS, SIGNAL GENERATORS), GAS LASERS, DIGITAL SYSTEMS, PULSE CODE MODULATION

Subject Categories : Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE