Accession Number : ADD013564

Title :   Micromirror Spatial Light Modulator.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 9 Oct 85, patented 6 Oct 87,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Armitage, David

Report Date : 06 Oct 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A micromirror spatial light modulator having a associated silicon photodiode for photoaddressing a micromirror array, and a readout system for providing intensity-to-position encoding and for providing a color image from coded monochromatic input light.

Descriptors :   *CODING, *IMAGES, *LIGHT MODULATORS, *PHOTODIODES, *PATENTS, COLORS, INPUT, LIGHT, MONOCHROMATIC LIGHT, SILICON, SPATIAL DISTRIBUTION

Subject Categories : Optics
      Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE