Accession Number : AD0164995

Title :   Gridding and Printout Device for Meteorological Data Receiver/Recorder.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Fabianic,William S. ; Jancowskis,Benno B. ; Lannerd,Robert P.

Report Date : 19 JUN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent describes a gridding and printout device for meteorological data receiver-recorders having a grid pattern on a moving film that is scanned by a flying spot fiber optic cathode ray tube (CRT) scanner and the scan picked up by a photo detector to transform the grid pattern from the film into electrical signals to be superimposed upon or mixed with the electrical signals received from a satellite for display of cloud covers and the like.

Descriptors :   *Photographic recording systems, *Patents, Meteorological satellites, Meteorological data, Grids, Patterns, Fiber optics, Scanning, Cathode ray tubes

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Printing and Graphic Arts

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE