Accession Number : AD0867030

Title :   The Ionization of a Gaseous Medium by an Intense Laser Beam,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Sochor, V. ; Novotny, A.

Report Date : 25 NOV 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : In laser beams, gas ionization sets in if the radiation intensity exceeds a certain threshold value. High light-radiation intensity values arise when a laser is operating in a mode with Q modulation.

Descriptors :   *LASERS), (*GAS IONIZATION, LIGHT PULSES, INTENSITY, CZECHOSLOVAKIA.

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE