Accession Number : AD0676809

Title :   SPOT SIZE AND BEAM PARAMETERS IN FUNDAMENTAL MODE LASER BEAMS,

Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s) : Peacock,George R.

Report Date : 10 MAY 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Basic relationships between some laser beam parameters and three definitions of fundamental mode laser beam radius are described and tabulated. Two important laser parameters in laser dosimetry are percentage of beam power contained within a radius r, and the ratio of peak to average power density over the same region. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LASERS, DOSE RATE), (*MEDICAL EQUIPMENT, LASERS), POWER, INTENSITY

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
      Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE