05061049 is referenced by 719 patents and cites 18 patents.

An electrostatically deflectable beam spatial light modulator with the beams (30), address electrodes (42, 46), and landing electrodes (40, 41) to provide soft-landing of the beams on the landing electrodes (40, 41) which gives uniform large-angle deflection plus high reliability.

Title
Spatial light modulator and method
Application Number
646399
Publication Number
5061049
Application Date
September 13, 1990
Publication Date
October 29, 1991
Inventor
Larry J Hornbeck
Van Alstyne
TX, US
Agent
Melvin Sharp
James T Comfort
James C Kesterson
Assignee
Texas Instruments Incorporated
TX, US
IPC
G02B 26/08
H04N 5/74
B44C 1/22
G02F 1/27
View Original Source