Accession Number : ADA189068

Title :   Study of Photochromic Materials for Use in Optical Signal Processing.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. Jun 86-Jun 87,

Corporate Author : SAN DIEGO STATE UNIV CA DEPT OF PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Davis, Jeffrey A ; Lee, Richard L

PDF Url : ADA189068

Report Date : Nov 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 89

Abstract : This report summarizes 12 months of investigation into the feasibility of using photochromic materials for programmable spatial filters and optical data storage applications. Write and erase times, optical density, and laser power intensity measurements were made. Keywords: Photochromics, Optical storage, Spatial light modulators, Optical filters.

Descriptors :   *LIGHT MODULATORS, *OPTICAL FILTERS, *OPTICAL PROCESSING, *OPTICAL STORAGE, *PHOTOCHROMIC MATERIALS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, DENSITY, INTENSITY, LASERS, MEASUREMENT, OPTICAL DATA, OPTICAL PROPERTIES, POWER, SIGNAL PROCESSING, SPATIAL DISTRIBUTION, SPATIAL FILTERING

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE