Accession Number : AD0726013

Title :   Studies of Nonlinear Beam Propagation.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jun 67-31 May 70,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES DEPT OF PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Louisell,William H. ; Marburger,John H.

Report Date : 19 MAY 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The research reported here was primarily concerned with the influence of peripheral phenomena on the self-focusing of laser light and with obtaining a more accurate picture of the self-focusing process itself. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COHERENT RADIATION, PROPAGATION), GAS LASERS, LIGHT PULSES, FOCUSING, SCATTERING

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE