electrostatic tape camera

electrostatic tape camera

[i′lek·trə‚stad·ik ′tāp ‚kam·rə]
(optics)
A camera in which images are stored electrostatically on a plastic tape; designed for use in satellites, where the stored image is not damaged by Van Allen or other radiation.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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