Accession Number : ADD013873

Title :   Optical Data Processing Detection of Chemical Agents.

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 detecting chemical agents present in a sample by utilizing a spectrometer to produce an output spectrum which is transmitted to an optical correlator which processes the output spectra of the spectrometer and identifies particular chemical species present in the sample by utilizing a detector and indicator arrangement. Patent applications. (mjm)

Descriptors :   *CHEMICAL AGENTS, *OPTICAL DETECTION, *SPECTROMETERS, CHEMICALS, DATA PROCESSING, OPTICAL CORRELATORS, OPTICAL DATA, OUTPUT, PATENT APPLICATIONS, SPECTRA

Subject Categories : Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE