Accession Number : ADD005936

Title :   Optical Scanning Digitizer.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Dew,Brook S

Report Date : 16 Feb 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : A system and device for scanning continuous line graphs and providing a digital output for storage and interpretation utilizing a hybrid electro-mechanical scanning array and a computer-processor to drive the scanner and convert and store the informational output from the scanner. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Electromechanical devices, *Optical scanning, *Digital computers, Continuous processing, Line scanning, Data storage systems, Output, Microfilm, Records

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE