ID Archive: 1968

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HOLOGRAMS AS DISPLAYS
Defines possible applications of holograms, as they now exist, to displays.
By B. P. Hildebrand

A FLEXIBLE COMPUTER GRAPHIC SYSTEM FOR ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN
A man-machine communication system for computer production of graphic displays for use in design is d escribed.
By Roger C. Wood and Philip Hendren

THE DISTRIBUTION OF ILLUMINATION
Distribution of illumination between working surfaces and display surfaces where excess illumination reduces contrast is investigated.
By A. C. Stocker

JTM-CRT MEANS OF SETTING PRINTERS TYPE ELECTRONICALLY
Describes a CRT which is designed to store printers' type font, select series of type and control type size and display.
By Joseph T. McNaney

CHARACTER FONT DESIGN ON A GRAPHIC DISPLAY
An experimental program written for the IBM 2250 display unit to assist in design and evaluation of character fonts for use on CRT displays is discussed.
By J. Bruce Damerall

THE IMAGE DISSECTOR CAMERA, A NEW APPROACH TO SPACECRAFT SENSORS
Discussion of the image dissector tube, a non-storing scanned detector, and the two cameras developed for spacecraft use utilizing the capabilities of the tube.
By Gilbert A. Branchilower and Edward W. Koenig

NEW SECURITY ALARM TELEPHONE SYSTEM PROVIDES TOTAL PRISON COMMUNICATIONS
Discusses the Security Alarm System in the Maryland Correctional Institution.
By Vernon L. Pepersack

EDITORIAL: Philip P. Damon discusses SID membership

INFO '68: planning report

SJCC meets in Atlantic City

SID ACTIVITIES: local and national news

READOUT: display industry news

SID membership application

BUSINESS NEWS

CORRESPONDENCE

SUSTAINING MEMBERS

NEW PRODUCTS: innovations from many firms

ON THE MOVE: people - their appointments, promotions

NEW LITERATURE: data available on items and ideas

ADVERTISERS' INDEX: for finding them quickly