Accession Number : AD0431601

Title :   CW SOLID-STATE OPTICAL MASER (LASER).

Descriptive Note : Final rept., 15 July 62-15 July 63.

Corporate Author : BELL TELEPHONE LABS INC MURRAY HILL N J

Report Date : 15 JUL 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 44

Abstract : Work has proceeded on several distinct topics as follows: (1) High gain traveling-wave optical amplifier, (2) Pumping-light energy distribution in ruby rods, (3) Ruby oscillation linewidth, (4) Investigations of rare-earth spectra in yttrium aliminum garnets, (5) Nonlinear dielectric properties of KTaO3 near its Curie point, (6) The diffraction-limited oscillator. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LASERS, SOLID STATE PHYSICS), DIFFRACTION, RUBY, DIELECTRIC PROPERTIES, DIFFRACTION ANALYSIS, OSCILLATORS, ENERGY, PROPAGATION, FLUORESCENCE, LINE SPECTRA, RARE EARTH ELEMENTS, GARNET, ATOMIC ENERGY LEVELS, YTTRIUM, ALUMINUM, POTASSIUM COMPOUNDS, TANTALUM

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE