Accession Number : AD0908062

Title :   Laboratory Subsystem Performance Evaluation.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. 15 May-15 Nov 72,

Corporate Author : MCDONNELL DOUGLAS ASTRONAUTICS CO ST LOUIS MO

Personal Author(s) : Abernathy, J. L. ; Allen, L. B. ; Brookman, J. S. ; Burjeck, R. T. ; Carson, L. M.

Report Date : JAN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 130

Abstract : The purpose of this program was to provide an early evaluation of 1 Gbps 0.53 micrometers PGBM laser communication components and the subsystem. This evaluation was conducted on the MDAC-E digital baseband laser communication subsystem that was developed under company sponsorship to meet, as nearly as possible, the specifications of the Preliminary Subsystem Design.

Descriptors :   (*OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS, LASERS), (*TELEVISION SYSTEMS, LASERS), MODULATORS, PHOTOELECTRONS, AUTOMATIC GAIN CONTROL, NOISE, ERRORS, MULTIPLEXING, NEODYMIUM, PHOTOMULTIPLIER TUBES, CROSSED FIELD DEVICES, BANDWIDTH, VIDEO SIGNALS, TELEVISION EQUIPMENT, VOLTAGE, POWER, DECODING, SYNCHRONIZATION(ELECTRONICS), RESPONSE, FREQUENCY.

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE