Accession Number : AD0686338

Title :   FIBER OPTICS WITH EXTENDED ULTRAVIOLET TRANSMISSION.

Descriptive Note : Triannual rept. no. 4, 1 Sep-31 Dec 68,

Corporate Author : IIT RESEARCH INST CHICAGO ILL

Personal Author(s) : Bratschun,W. R. ; Ali,M. A. ; Pincus,A. G. ; Schwartz,M. A.

Report Date : JAN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 46

Abstract : Thermal expansion and viscosity-temperature measurements were made on candidate cladding and core glasses. Scaling-up processes were initiated and a comprehensive program for increasing uv transmission of lanthanum zinc borate and lanthanum barium calcium borate glasses as developed earlier was started. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CATHODE RAY TUBE SCREENS, FIBER OPTICS), (*FIBER OPTICS, *ULTRAVIOLET OPTICAL MATERIALS), (*OPTICAL GLASS, LIGHT TRANSMISSION), LANTHANUM COMPOUNDS, ZINC COMPOUNDS, BORON COMPOUNDS, BARIUM COMPOUNDS, CALCIUM COMPOUNDS, CLADDING, THERMAL EXPANSION, REFRACTIVE INDEX

Subject Categories : Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices
      Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
      Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE