Accession Number : AD0781264
Title : Calculations for a VUV Laser from Sodium Vapor Pumped by Radiation from an Exploding Wire.
Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.,
Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Jones,Walter W. ; Ali,Abdul W.
Report Date : JUN 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 12
Abstract : Calculations are carried out for a 372 A laser from Sodium using the blackbodylike radiation emitted from an exploding wire. The gain calculations indicate that such a laser is highly probable. (Author)
Descriptors : *Ultraviolet lasers, Sodium, Metal vapors, Optical pumping, Blackbody radiation, Exploding wires
Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE