Accession Number : ADD003428

Title :   Target Locating Circuit Using a Lateral Photoelectric Diode.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Ducker,James E ; Glaenzer,Richard H

Report Date : 09 Sep 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The patent refers to a method of signal processing and circuitry coupled to a lateral photoelectric diode to accurately determine the position of a target from the output of the lateral photoelectric diode using a unique characteristic of the diode. The approach uses the innate transmission delay line property of the lateral photoelectric diode.

Descriptors :   *Signal processing, *Target position indicators, *Patents, Photodiodes, Comparators, Phase shift circuits

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE