Accession Number : ADD002024

Title :   Ultrafast Spatially Scanning Laser System.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hughes,Richard Swart ; Matulka,Robert D

Report Date : 09 Sep 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent discloses an ultrafast spatially scanning laser system comprising a continuously tunable dye laser, electrically tunable bandpass filter and an extra cavity dispersive element for converting wavelength scan to a spatial scan.

Descriptors :   *Tunable lasers, *Optical scanning, *Patents, Dye lasers, Coherent radiation, Mirrors, Laser cavities, Band pass filters, Electrooptics, Alignment

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE