Accession Number:

AD0630050

Title:

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF AN ELECTRO -OPTIC WIDEBAND SPECTRUM ANALYZER.

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly rept. no. 1, 16 Nov 65-31 Jan 66.

Corporate Author:

MSI ELECTRONICS INC RICHMOND HILL N Y

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-02-15

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

Test equipment is being assembled to perform a single -frequency detection experiment. Preliminary tests at RF show that a dielectric structure will match the electro -optic crystal into X-Band waveguide, and various artificial dielectrics are being tested for use in this design. An optical discriminator is being made, together with its photodetector, to integrate with the waveguide electro -optical portion of the spectrum analyzer. Analysis of the optical discriminator system shows good broadband performance with sensitivity falling off only 5 at each extreme of the 8 to 12 Gc band. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE