Accession Number : ADA304903

Title :   Model-Based Production of Infrared and Optical Materials.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : BDM FEDERAL INC ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s) : Parrish, Phillip A. ; Zahrah, Tony F. ; Rowland, Roderick ; Deng, Walter ; Christodoulou, Leo

PDF Url : ADA304903

Report Date : 11 DEC 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The objectives of this program were to develop and demonstrate model based, advanced vertical Bridgman (VB) processing for infrared (IR) and electrooptic materials, employing Intelligent Processing of Materials (IPM) concepts that combine process modeling and simulation, in situ sensors, and adaptive control to achieve significant improvement in crystal reproducibility and product performance.

Descriptors :   *PRODUCTION ENGINEERING, *OPTICAL MATERIALS, *INFRARED OPTICAL MATERIALS, SIMULATION, ADAPTIVE CONTROL SYSTEMS, ELECTROOPTICS, PROCESSING, CRYSTALS, REPRODUCIBILITY.

Subject Categories : Optics
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE