Accession Number : AD0646898

Title :   RESEARCH INVESTIGATION DIRECTED TOWARD EXTENDING THE USEFUL RANGE OF THE ELECTROMAGNETIC SPECTRUM.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept. no. 14, 1 May-31 Oct 66,

Corporate Author : COLUMBIA RADIATION LAB NEW YORK

Personal Author(s) : Novick,R.

Report Date : 31 OCT 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 116

Abstract : Contents: Metastable atoms and ions; Metastable autoionizing atoms; Level-crossing and optical double-resonance spectroscopy; Collision phenomena; Atomic frequency standards; Beam maser spectroscopy; Electron excitation of molecular hydrogen; Scattering of velocity selected molecular beams; Magnetic rotation spectra; Molecular spectra of cesium; Laser studies of molecular birefringence and optical activity; Optical laser spectroscopy of fluids; Interaction between a neutral beam and a conducting surface; Adiabatic demagnetization in the rotating frame; Nuclear magnetic resonance in fine particles; Nuclear double resonance in KClO3; Photon-echo resonance; Brillouin scattering; Models of planetary atmospheres; X-ray polarization; X-ray telescope.

Descriptors :   (*MICROWAVES, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), (*ATOMIC SPECTROSCOPY, MICROWAVE FREQUENCY), (*MOLECULAR SPECTROSCOPY, MICROWAVE FREQUENCY), (*SOLID STATE PHYSICS, MICROWAVES), (*RADIO ASTRONOMY, MICROWAVE FREQUENCY), MASERS, LASERS, ATOMIC ENERGY LEVELS, MICROWAVE SPECTROSCOPY, EXCITATION, MOLECULAR BEAMS, NUCLEAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE, PLANETARY ATMOSPHERES, X RAYS, TELESCOPES, PHASE STUDIES, ION BEAMS, HELIUM, ZEEMAN EFFECT, LITHIUM, POTASSIUM, HYPERFINE STRUCTURE, OPTICAL PUMPING, RUBIDIUM, VAPORS

Subject Categories : Astrophysics
      Lasers and Masers
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
      Optics
      Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE