Accession Number : ADD006390

Title :   Optical Indexing System.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Weismann ,Irving H ; Strauss ,Bernard ; George ,David ; Wakely,Harold

Report Date : 02 Feb 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A T.V. camera, mounted on the arm of a teleoperator remotely controlled grasping had, is used to view an object to be grasped through an in-line semi-reflective mirror and a laterally disposed reflective mirror. Alignment of the teleoperator with the object is indicated by a single superimposed image of the object on the television viewing screen. Non-alignment of the teleoperator hand and the object is indicated by double images. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Television display systems, *Manipulators, *Remote control, Alignment, Optical images, Mirrors, Monitors

Subject Categories : Optical Detection and Detectors
      Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE