Accession Number : ADD000189

Title :   Lateral Photodetectors.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Gardner,Keith L ; La Baw,Kenneth B

Report Date : 12 Feb 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : In the patent lateral photodetectors are modified such that the resistivity of the photodetector wafer is selectively varied as a function of lateral position to achieve X, Y linearity (rectilinearity).

Descriptors :   *Photodetectors, *Schottky barrier devices, *Patents, Optical tracking, Silicon, Gold

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Infrared Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE