Accession Number : ADD004603

Title :   Low Loss Laser Modulator.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Tanton,George A ; Meyer,Harry C

Report Date : 07 Jun 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : Laser light is polarized and sent through a low loss rotator. The amount of rotation is modulated by a modulator source. The laser light is then sent through a further polarizer where its intensity will be modulated in accordance with the variable rotation imparted upon it. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Laser modulators, Low loss, Polarization, Radiation absorption, Rotation

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE