Accession Number:

ADD013128

Title:

Modulated Optical Energy Source.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 16 Oct 85, patented 26 May 87,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1987-05-26

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

An optical radiant energy source capable of far infrared spectrum operation and on-off energy modulation without interruption of the radiation sources operating temperature characteristics. Provisions for radiant energy dissipation as part of the modulation, for achieving uniform output beam dispersion over a specified area, and for airframe mounting of the disclosed apparatus are also included.

Subject Categories:

  • Air Conditioning, Heating, Lighting and Ventilating
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE