Accession Number : ADD009324

Title :   Scattered-Light Imaging System.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Murray,Kenneth M

Report Date : 22 Dec 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent discloses a system and method of obtaining the maximum amount of information available in photographs or other objects in which the optical density is far below normal. The system makes use of an uncoventional system of illumination combined with conventional projection imaging optics to form a real image of the object using only light scattered by the individual particles which form the object.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Photographic analysis, *Image intensifiers(Electronics), *Image processing, Illumination, Low density, Light scattering, Optical properties, Contrast

Subject Categories : Photography
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE