Accession Number : ADD000231

Title :   Laser Accelerometer.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hutchings,Thomas J ; Zingery,Wilbur L

Report Date : 02 Jul 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The present invention relates to laser accelerometers and, in particular, to gas-laser accelerometers using bi-refringent sensors to create a measurable frequency difference representative of the accelerations to be measured.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Accelerometers, Measuring instruments, Gas lasers, Birefringence, Isotopes, Stresses, Excitation

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE