Accession Number : AD0686806

Title :   PRODUCTION OF A SPARK BY A TRAIN OF MODE-LOCKED LASER PULSES,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) DIV OF PURE PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Alcock,A. J. ; DeMichelis,C. ; Richardson,M. C.

Report Date : 21 SEP 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The production of a spark in atmospheric air by means of a mode-locked laser beam was investigated and some observations on the breakdown threshold conditions and subsequent development of the spark are reported. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SPARKS, *LASERS), ATMOSPHERES, LIGHT PULSES, INTENSITY, CANADA

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE