Accession Number : ADD005159

Title :   Method of Ion Plating a Thin Metallic Strip for Flashlamp Starting.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Noble,Lowell ; Gaspar,James T

Report Date : 27 Dec 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : This patent describes a method of insuring efficient triggering of a laser flashlamp by ion plating to the outer surface of the quartz envelope of the flashlamp and an elongated thin electrically conductive strip which consists of an underlying thin layer of silver coated with a thin layer of nickel. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Flash lamps, *Laser pumping, Ignition, Plating, Nickel, Silver, Ion bombardment, Quartz

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE