Accession Number : ADA338731
Title : Comparison of Divergence Measurement Techniques for Outdoor Laser Display Applications
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : NAVAL SURFACE WARFARE CENTER DAHLGREN DIV VA
Personal Author(s) : Zimmerman, Sheldon ; Aldrich, Robert
PDF Url : ADA338731
Report Date : JUN 1997
Pagination or Media Count : 16
Abstract : Since 1979, the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) has been the Navy's Technical Direction Agent (TDA) for laser safety and has provided technical assistance to Navy and Marine Corps range personnel, system developers, and system users. This report provides a comparison of methods used in measuring parameters of lasers to determine the divergence of outdoor laser systems.
Descriptors : *LASER SAFETY, COMPARISON, LASER BEAMS, OPTICAL DETECTORS, APERTURES, OPTICAL FILTERS.
Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE