Accession Number : ADD004057

Title :   Fabrication of Atmospheric-Tarnish-Free Copper Metal Mirrors for High-Power Laser Applications.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hubler,Graham K ; Carosello,Carmine A

Report Date : 24 May 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A copper mirror and method of treating copper reflective surfaces so they may be used in a laser system. A copper mirror is placed in a vacuum chamber and ions are implanted into the surface to produce a good reflective surface which will not tarnish or be damaged by high-power lasers. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Lasers, Mirrors, Ion implantation, Copper, High power, Reflectivity

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE