Accession Number : AD0784930

Title :   Development of a Miniaturized Dye Laser.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. 10 Jun-10 Aug 74,

Corporate Author : UNITED AIRCRAFT RESEARCH LABS EAST HARTFORD CONN

Personal Author(s) : Glenn,William H.

Report Date : 08 AUG 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The objective of this program is to develop a miniaturized dye laser suitable for a variety of applications, particularly in an underwater environment. Emphasis to date has been placed on the following tasks: evaluation of pump cavity configurations; investigation of increased flashlamp input energy; testing of various dyes in aqueous solutions. This report presents a summary of the results of these investigations, followed by a brief outline of plans for continuing work in the next reporting period.

Descriptors :   *Dye lasers, Solutions(Mixtures), Coumarins, Laser cavities, Flash lamps, Optical pumping, Dyes

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE