04954789 is referenced by 568 patents and cites 11 patents.

An electrostatically deflectable plate spatial light modulator with light reflecting plates (106) composed of aluminum alloy and with symmetrically located supporting hinges (108) connecting the plates (106) to support posts (104); this provides a thick stiff plate and a thin compliant hinges with deflection perpendicular to the plane of the plates.

Title
Spatial light modulator
Application Number
7/413924
Publication Number
4954789
Application Date
September 28, 1989
Publication Date
September 4, 1990
Inventor
Jeffrey B Sampsell
Plano
TX, US
Agent
Carlton H Hoel
James T Comfort
Melvin Sharp
Assignee
Texas Instruments Incorporated
TX, US
IPC
G02B 26/08
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