Accession Number : AD0713398

Title :   THE HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT OF A SOLID STATE MASER AMPLIFIER.

Descriptive Note : Group rept.,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH LEXINGTON LINCOLN LAB

Personal Author(s) : Meyer,James W.

Report Date : 19 JUL 1957

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : The report contains an historical sketch of events leading to the development of a solid state amplifier which operates on the principle of stimulated emission of radiation. The mode of operation of the device developed at Lincoln Laboratory is described and its characteristics both as an amplifier and as an oscillator are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MASERS, HISTORY), MOLECULAR ENERGY LEVELS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), MICROWAVE AMPLIFIERS, EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE