Accession Number : AD0763464

Title :   HF Laser by Direct Electrical Discharge Excitation,

Corporate Author : MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES NORTHWEST INC SEATTLE WASH

Personal Author(s) : Byron,S. R. ; Nelson,L. Y. ; Mullaney,G. J.

Report Date : NOV 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Using a high current, long pulse, electron-beam stabilized electrical discharge, laser oscillation has been observed from 2.8 to 3.1 microns on vibration-rotation bands of HF in mixtures of argon with HF, argon plus hydrogen with HF, argon plus deuterium with HF, argon plus nitrogen with HF, and pure nitrogen with HF. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GAS LASERS, EXCITATION), INFRARED LASERS, ELECTRIC DISCHARGES, HYDROGEN COMPOUNDS, FLUORIDES

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE