Accession Number : AD0714358

Title :   Production of Subnanosecond Light Pulses with the Aid of a Laser-Triggered Spark Gap,

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

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

Report Date : 04 JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Subnanosecond pulses, having rise and fall times not exceeding 300 psec, have been selected from the output of a single mode ruby laser. The pulse width, approximately 700 psec, agrees well with the observed broadening of the spectrum of the pulse. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LIGHT PULSES, LASERS), ELECTROOPTICS, LIGHT TRANSMISSION, OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS, CANADA

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE