Accession Number : ADD011745

Title :   Extended Precision in Video Bandwidth Analog to Digital Converter Using Optical Techniques.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Taylor,H F

Report Date : 28 Mar 1985

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : Two interferometric electro-optic modulators formed from single mode waveguides in a single crystal substrate of pockels (linear) electro-optic material is used in conjunction with optical sampling techniques and conventional Analog-to-Digital technology to convert analog signals to a binary representation. (Author)

Descriptors :   *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *ANALOG TO DIGITAL CONVERTERS, *ELECTROOPTICS, DIGITAL SYSTEMS, SINGLE CRYSTALS, SUBSTRATES, INTERFEROMETRY, MATERIALS, METHODOLOGY, OPTICS, WAVEGUIDES, ANALOG SYSTEMS, BANDWIDTH, VIDEO SIGNALS, LIGHT MODULATORS, OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES, POCKELS CELLS, BINARY NOTATION

Subject Categories : Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE