Accession Number : ADD012615

Title :   Charge Isolation in a Spatial Light Modulator.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Armitage,David

Report Date : 28 Oct 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : This patent discloses a spatial light modulator having a lattice of microgrooves formed on the surface of the silicon photodiode nearest the electro-optic crystal to prevent lateral charge transfer at this surface.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *ELECTROOPTICS, *LIGHT MODULATORS, CRYSTALS, SPATIAL DISTRIBUTION, PHOTODIODES, SILICON, CHARGE TRANSFER, MIRRORS, ILLUMINATION, LIQUID CRYSTALS, PHOTOSENSITIVITY, SEMICONDUCTORS

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE