Accession Number : ADD004654

Title :   Parabolic Optical Waveguide Horns and Design Thereof.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Burns,William K ; Milton,A Fenner

Report Date : 18 Nov 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : Coupling between narrow-and wide-channel optical waveguides is found to be very efficiently performed by coupling regions in the form of parabolas. Design equations for parabolic coupling regions are given. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Optical waveguides, *Coupling circuits, Horn antennas, Parabolic bodies

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE