Accession Number : ADD012260

Title :   Radiation Upset Threshold Detector Apparatus.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Vitek,Edmund J ; Cherney,Robert O ; Snyder,Robert F , Jr

Report Date : 07 Jan 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : This patent discloses a radiation upset threshold detector apparatus for measuring the output from a circuit that is operating in a radiation environment to determine when the radiation upset threshold is exceeded for the circuit.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *TRIGGER CIRCUITS, *RADIATION DAMAGE, *ELECTRIC CURRENT, SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES, THRESHOLD EFFECTS, PHOTOELECTRICITY, SEMICONDUCTOR JUNCTIONS, VOLTAGE, TRANSIENTS

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Nuclear Instrumentation
      Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE