Accession Number : AD0888456

Title :   Research and Development on High Power Laser Problems.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. Oct 67-Apr 70,

Corporate Author : SYSTEMS RESEARCH LABS INC DAYTON OH

Personal Author(s) : Taylor, F. M. ; Brandelik, J. ; Smith, D. ; McBroom, R. J. ; Lombardo, A.

Report Date : APR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 59

Abstract : This final technical report shows the results of research and development of work conducted by Systems Research Laboratories, Inc.'s personnel in the facilities of the Air Force Avionics Laboratories, Laser Technology Research (TEL), in the following areas: Catalyzed CO2 laser, Low power optical lasers, Solid state lasers, Molecular lasers, CO and CO2, Raman-shifted lines of atmospheric gases using a pulsed nitrogen laser, and Vortex tube laser. The experimental details and resulting advancements are reported for each of the first five areas, whereas the vortex laser results were reported separately in AFAL-TR-68-101. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LASERS, AIR FORCE RESEARCH), CARBON DIOXIDE, CARBON MONOXIDE, GAS LASERS, CATALYSTS, RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY, ELECTRON TUBES, ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION, INFRARED LASERS.

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE