Accession Number : ADD002293
Title : Method of Reducing Light Leakage in Lasers.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : White,Matthew B
Report Date : 23 Dec 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : A Q-switched and cavity dumped laser system is provided in which a 45 degree Faraday rotator and an auxiliary cavity mirror are disposed in the beam path to compensate for the polarization change caused by thermally stresses laser rods.
Descriptors : *Lasers, *Patents, Laser cavities, Q switching, Faraday effect, Thermal stresses, Rotators, Polarization, Light pulses, Laser beams
Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE