Accession Number : ADD004768
Title : Coaxial Optical System.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Folsom,Gary J ; Kaisler,Francis J
Report Date : 21 Feb 1978
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : This patent describes a system for allowing transmitter and receiver optical systems to utilize a common aperture and common optical elements simultaneously by introducing the transmitted beam into a small coaxial blind zone generated by an obscuration.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Optical equipment, *Coaxial configurations, Aircraft equipment, Optical detectors, Infrared detectors, Laser beams, Apertures
Subject Categories : Optics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE