Accession Number : ADD013872

Title :   Method of Making a Pre-Aligned Optical Correlator.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 3 Aug 88,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Hartman, Richard L

Report Date : 03 Aug 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : A method of adjusting a laser diode relative to a solid optical correlator body to adjust the optical axis of the laser diode relative to a matched filter mounted in a predetermined position on the solid optical correlator body and then securing the laser diode in the predetermined position to provide an aligned optical correlator for receiving correlator signals from a predetermined scene to correlate the scene with that of the matched filter. Patent Applications. (rh)

Descriptors :   *MATCHED FILTERS, *OPTICAL CORRELATORS, *PATENT APPLICATIONS, CORRELATORS, DIODES, LASERS, OPTICAL PROPERTIES, SIGNALS, SOLID BODIES

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE