Accession Number : AD0450661

Title :   A DIGITAL SQUARE-ROOT COMPUTER,

Corporate Author : ARMY MISSILE COMMAND REDSTONE ARSENAL AL ADVANCED SENSORS DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s) : Price, Gerald W.

Report Date : 17 SEP 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : It is proposed in this report to build a square-root digital computer for a hard-wired special purpose airborne application where speed and simplicity are prime in importance; to use compatible computing methods presently in use in the Optical Discrimination System; and to use the special algorithm techniques. Complete mechanization and detailed design schematics are included, along with test results of a complete working model. (Author)

Descriptors :   *DIGITAL COMPUTERS, BINARY ARITHMETIC, DISTORTION, BORESIGHTING, TARGET DISCRIMINATION, COMPUTER LOGIC.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE