Accession Number : AD0164652

Title :   External Cathode/Internal Anode Figure Eight Laser.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Medicus,Gustav K. ; Breaux,Onezime P.

Report Date : 22 JAN 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The patent describes a transverse-discharge slotted hollow cathode gaseous laser having an external cathode with the anode contained within the confines of the cathode provides an easily cooled, stabilized (non-thermionic-emitting) cold-cathode, rugged, 'all metal' laser.

Descriptors :   *Gas lasers, *Patents, Discharge tubes, Cold cathode tubes

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE