Accession Number : AD0752519

Title :   Laser Familiarization Information.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH LAB MCCLELLAN AFB CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Landes,Richard L.

Report Date : AUG 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 60

Abstract : With the rapid advances in laser-maser technology and increased uses, the probability of personnel exposure to injurious intensities of laser radiation is greatly increased. It is important that adequate protective measures be taken to prevent unnecessary exposures. The report has been prepared to give information on the use of protective measures in Air Force applications of laser/maser devices.

Descriptors :   (*LASERS, *RADIATION HAZARDS), (*COHERENT RADIATION, RADIATION HAZARDS), SAFETY, PROTECTION, MEDICAL RESEARCH, GAS LASERS, INFRARED LASERS, EYE, SKIN(ANATOMY), MILITARY REQUIREMENTS

Subject Categories : Radiobiology
      Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE