Accession Number : ADD000609
Title : Liquid Crystal Light Valve.
Descriptive Note : Patent Application,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Peterson,Donald W
Report Date : 11 Dec 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 18
Abstract : The patent application describes a liquid crystal large screen display. The display is created by spatially modulating the specular transmittance of a thin layer of nematic liquid crystals with a scanning electron beam. The display is then projected onto a large screen by means of appropriate optics and a xenon arc lamp.
Descriptors : *Display systems, *Liquid crystals, Patents, Projection
Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE