Accession Number:

AD1034557

Title:

Design of a CCD Camera for Space Surveillance

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

MIT Lincoln Laboratory Lexington United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2016-03-05

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

This paper describes the CCD camera electronics design for observing satellites in the geo belt. The paper discusses the design overview, tactics for tuning operation of a CCD, and test and integration. The main circuit topology is discussed for operating a CCD. Thermal and structural analysis is described. Results from prototype testing are presented. The prototype design and test are completed and assembly of the engineering unit is underway.

Subject Categories:

  • Photography
  • Military Intelligence

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE