Accession Number : ADD001539

Title :   Radiation Hardened Sense Amplifier for Thin Film Memory Applications.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Grundy,Gary L ; Steiner,David C ; Gutzmann,Gerard C ; Krueger,Ralph G

Report Date : 30 Sep 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The patent describes an apparatus for a radiation hardened sense amplifier for operation in a radiation environment having a plurality of amplifier stages of the Darlington pair type using transformer coupling. The first stage includes a common mode choke to provide a photo-current cancelling function while the Darlington pair in each amplifier stage provides a gain stabilization function.

Descriptors :   *Transistor amplifiers, *Patents, Thin film storage devices, Transformers, Radiation hardening

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE