Accession Number : AD0421911

Title :   RUBY IMPROVEMENT FOR LASERS TASK I.

Descriptive Note : Final rept., 1 May 62-31 May 63,

Corporate Author : LINDE DIV UNION CARBIDE CORP EAST CHICAGO IND

Personal Author(s) : Hutcheson,R. L.

Report Date : 31 MAY 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : The effect of thermal gradients, growth rate, annealing cycle, fluxing agents and orientation on the growth of ruby via the flame fusion crystal growth is discussed. Data on crystals grown under the best selected parameters are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LASERS, RUBY), (*CRYSTAL GROWTH, SYNTHESIS), PHOTOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS, SCHLIEREN PHOTOGRAPHY, REFRACTIVE INDEX

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE