Accession Number:

ADD019184

Title:

Optical Limiter Structure and Method

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 6 May 94, patented 8 Sep 98

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1998-09-08

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

An optical limiter structure which includes a limiter material preferably dissolved in a host. The limiter material is selected from substituted and unsubstituted phthalocyanines, naphthalocyanines, porphyrins, salts of these materials and mixtures thereof, whereas the host is selected from any material which can dissolve the limiter material to at least the extent of 0.1 by weight.

Subject Categories:

  • Optics
  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE