Accession Number : ADD012389

Title :   Three Dimensional Optical Receiver Having Programmable Gain Sensor Stages.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Bluzer,Nathan

Report Date : 20 May 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : A three dimensional optical image receiver having sensor stages with a programmable gain capability. Operation of the receiver occurs entirely in the charge domain upon the charge initially generated by the optical signal.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *OPTICAL DETECTION, *RECEIVERS, *DETECTORS, *RANGE GATING, *PULSED LASERS, *SILICON, IMAGES, PROCESSING EQUIPMENT, OPTICAL PROPERTIES, OPERATION, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, GAIN, OPTICAL EQUIPMENT, THREE DIMENSIONAL, OPTICS, SIGNALS

Subject Categories : Optical Detection and Detectors
      Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE