Optically butted electro-optical components

Optisch aneinandergefügte elektro-optische Bauteile

Composants électro-optiques optiquement aboutés


An imaging system with optically butted CCD sensors (26, 27a, 27b), and means for determining the spacial position of such sensors comprising a beam splitter (33) with mounting surfaces (46, 47) for the different sensors, and mounting members (62, 64, 69. 70, 71, 72) with a base surface and a supporting surface extending truly rectangularly thereon, the base surfaces being adhesively bonded to the mounting surfaces of said beam splitter and the supporting surfaces being adhesively bonded to lateral surfaces of the corresponding linear sensors.




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