Accession Number : AD0695425
Title : SELF MODE-LOCKING AND SATURATION PULSE SHARPENING IN A ROTATING MIRROR Q-SWITCHED CO2 LASER.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : UNITED AIRCRAFT CORP EAST HARTFORD CONN RESEARCH LABS
Personal Author(s) : Marcus,S. ; McCoy,John H.
Report Date : OCT 1969
Pagination or Media Count : 13
Abstract : Observation of self mode-locked pulses with a rotating mirror Q-switched CO2 laser is reported. Pulses as short as 10 nsec, narrower than the normal CO2 linewidth limit, were obtained. The shortness of these pulses is attributed to saturation broadening of the pulse spectrum. (Author)
Descriptors : (*GAS LASERS, LIGHT PULSES), MIRRORS, CARBON DIOXIDE
Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE