Accession Number : AD0165097
Title : Apparatus for Scanning an Underwater Area.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Funk,Clarence J. ; Lemaire,Ivor P. ; Sutton,Jerry L. ; Marrone,Frederick A.
Report Date : 27 NOV 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : The patent relates to an apparatus which optically maps underwater surfaces, displays the mapped image in real time on a cathode ray tube, or stores the image in a video tape recorder. In operation the device is attached to either a towed or self-propelled underwater vehicle.
Descriptors : *Undersea surveillance, *Optical scanning, *Patents, Underwater lights, Video tape recording, Video mapping, Real time, Display systems, Underwater targets
Subject Categories : Optical Detection and Detectors
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE