Accession Number : ADA299252

Title :   Development of Materials and Laser Devices in the Fiber Configuration.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jul 90-Jun 93,

Corporate Author : GEORGIA UNIV ATHENS DEPT OF PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY

Personal Author(s) : Yen, William M. ; Dennis, W. M. ; Landau, D. P. ; Meltzer, R. S. ; Rives, J. E.

PDF Url : ADA299252

Report Date : 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : Program goals: Development of both new and optimized materials using the laser heated pedestal growth technique. Applications: New laser materials; Diode pumped fiber laser devices. Accomplishments: Growth of both fluoride and oxide single crystal fibers with a range of dopants and concentrations; Investigation of Cr4+ lasers and materials; Three dimensional simulations of LHPG; Dynamics of upconversion and avalanche processes; Ultranarrow spectral holeburning in LHPG fibers. jg p.2

Descriptors :   *FIBERS, *LASERS, *CONFIGURATIONS, *LASER MATERIALS, CONVERSION, DIODES, SIMULATION, IONS, OPTIMIZATION, DYNAMICS, MATERIALS, SINGLE CRYSTALS, THREE DIMENSIONAL, SPECTRA, OXIDES, DOPING, CHROMIUM, FLUORIDES, CONCENTRATION(CHEMISTRY), PUMPING, AVALANCHE EFFECT(ELECTRONICS).

Subject Categories : Inorganic Chemistry
      Lasers and Masers
      Laminates and Composite Materials
      Textiles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE