Accession Number : AD0710708

Title :   CARBON-DIOXIDE DISSOCIATION IN A PULSED CO-N2 LASER MIXTURE,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE STANDARDS LABS MARIBYRNONG (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Booth,D. J. ; Gibbs,W. E. K.

Report Date : 31 DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : In a pulsed CO2-N2 laser discharge less than 3% of the CO2 was found to be dissociated. The effect of this dissociation on refractive-index gradients and on upper and lower laser level decay rates is discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GAS LASERS, CARBON DIOXIDE), (*CARBON DIOXIDE, DISSOCIATION), NITROGEN, LIGHT PULSES, MASS SPECTROSCOPY, AUSTRALIA

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE