Accession Number : AD0671993
Title : HUMAN FACTORS/BIOMEDICAL SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS FOR NEODYMIUM LASERS.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : AIR PROVING GROUND CENTER EGLIN AFB FLA
Personal Author(s) : Durham,Charles V.
Report Date : JUN 1968
Pagination or Media Count : 26
Abstract : This guide was developed as an aid to personnel using neodymium laser systems. It contains both a brief discussion of the characteristics of laser systems in general, and a more detailed review of the neodymium, doped laser and associated hazards. Specific recommendations are made in regard to the safe operation of the neodymium laser during ground and airborne operations. (Author)
Descriptors : (*LASERS, RADIOBIOLOGY), BEAMS(ELECTROMAGNETIC), NEODYMIUM, OPERATION, INSTRUCTION MANUALS, HAZARDS, SAFETY, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, PHYSIOLOGY, BURNS(INJURIES), TOLERANCES(PHYSIOLOGY)
Subject Categories : Radiobiology
Lasers and Masers
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE