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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 6 — Mar. 15, 1980
  • pp: 884–890

Digital beam switch for agile beam laser radar

P. D. Henshaw, A. Sanchez, and R. B. McSheehy  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 19, Issue 6, pp. 884-890 (1980)

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Experimental results achieved with a multiple-position random access switch for 10.6-μm radiation are described. The device uses cascaded Fabry-Perot interferometers to produce a 2-D array of beam positions with a wide field of view.

© 1980 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: June 1, 1979
Published: March 15, 1980

P. D. Henshaw, A. Sanchez, and R. B. McSheehy, "Digital beam switch for agile beam laser radar," Appl. Opt. 19, 884-890 (1980)

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