Accession Number:

ADD010007

Title:

A Wide Field-of-View Laser Spot Tracker.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-12-30

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

A laser spot tracker having a wider field-of-view by the use of a phase diffraction plate to cause the focusing of a square array of spots upon a focal plane having a plurality of detectors thereon. Using the detectors to find the spot of the greatest intensity so as to cause the tracker to point towards the target of interest. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Optical Detection and Detectors
  • Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE