Accession Number : AD0713517

Title :   OPTIMIZATION ANALYSIS OF A COMPACT LIGHTWEIGHT LASER RANGEFINDER,

Corporate Author : FRANKFORD ARSENAL PHILADELPHIA PA

Personal Author(s) : Costantino,Joseph ; Pontelandolfo,Carmen ; Reago,Donald

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The purpose of the paper is to describe the optimization methods used to achieve a laser rangefinder design that would be suited for use in mortar fire control. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LASERS, *RANGE FINDING), (*FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMS, DESIGN), OPTIMIZATION, DC TO DC CONVERTERS, POWER SUPPLIES, AVALANCHE DIODES, PHOTODIODES, SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO, OPTICAL EQUIPMENT COMPONENTS, TIME INTERVAL COUNTERS

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE