Accession Number : ADD007526

Title :   Apparatus Using Light Emitting Diode as Information Transmitter and Receiver.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Blackburn,James C

Report Date : 11 Feb 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : An optical information link apparatus in which a light emitting diode is used as both a light transmitter and a light receiver. Further disclosed is a specific circuit including a driver transistor which is used when the diode is transmitting and a comparator which is used when it is receiving. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Photodiodes, Light emitting diodes, Transmitters, Receivers, Comparators

Subject Categories : Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE