Accession Number : AD0659986

Title :   A COMPENDIUM ON OPTICAL RADIATION DETECTORS.

Descriptive Note : Miscellaneous pub.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL MISSILE CENTER POINT MUGU CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Van Slyke,N. E.

Report Date : 03 OCT 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 298

Abstract : The report is a short treatise on optical radiation detectors. It is intended to be used as a reference work by persons who wish to measure radiation in the optical portion of the electromagnetic spectrum. The optical spectrum lies between 0.01 micron and 1,000 microns. There are sections on the theory of detection and cateloged data on commercially available detectors. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RADIATION MEASURING INSTRUMENTS, OPTICS), (*DETECTORS, CATALOGS), THEORY, DETECTION, PHOTOMULTIPLIER TUBES, IMAGE CONVERTERS, PHOTOGRAPHIC EMULSIONS, PHOTODIODES, THERMOCOUPLE PYROMETERS, PHOTOELECTRIC MATERIALS, BOLOMETERS, PHOSPHORESCENT MATERIALS

Subject Categories : Nuclear Instrumentation
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE