Accession Number : AD0623612

Title :   QUENCHING OF DY(+2) FLUORESCENCE BY Y(+2) IN CAF2:DY(+2) LASERS,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH LEXINGTON LINCOLN LAB

Personal Author(s) : O'Connor,J. R.

Report Date : 01 JUN 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : It is shown that Y(+2)(4d1) quenches the fluorescence of Dy(+2)(4f10) and therefore raises the threshold for laser action.

Descriptors :   (*LASERS, IMPURITIES), (*FLUORESCENCE, QUENCHING(INHIBITION)), (*DYSPROSIUM, FLUORESCENCE), YTTRIUM, ATOMIC ENERGY LEVELS, CALCIUM COMPOUNDS, FLUORIDES, SINGLE CRYSTALS, PHOTONS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE