Accession Number : ADD002487

Title :   Electro-optic Waveguide Beam Deflector.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Martin,William E

Report Date : 02 Dec 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The waveguide optical beam deflector of the present invention uses the properties of a variable resistivity with an electrooptic crystal to produce beam deflection by variation in the electro-optic effect produced within the waveguide region in response to known or determinable magnitude variations in the electrical potential of an applied signal source.

Descriptors :   *Optical waveguides, *Light modulators, *Patents, Electrooptics, Electric fields, Refractive index, Electrical resistivity

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE