Accession Number : AD0760800

Title :   Note Concerning Multi-Photon Ionization by a Laser Beam,

Corporate Author : INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ARLINGTON VA JASON DIV

Personal Author(s) : Watson,Kenneth M.

Report Date : FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : A recent study by Kroll and Watson indicates that collision broadening of lines could greatly enhance multi-photon transitions between discrete molecular states. The implications of this for multi-photon ionization are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GAS IONIZATION, COHERENT RADIATION), IONIZATION POTENTIALS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS

Subject Categories : Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE