Accession Number : ADD005614

Title :   Laser with a High Frequency Rate of Modulation.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hughes,Richard Swart ; Bottka,Nicholas ; Hammond,R

Report Date : 03 Aug 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A dye laser having a high frequency rate of modulation wherein a Franz-Keldysh filter is in the laser cavity to quench Q, and thereby provide modulation. The filter has an absorption edge that shifts in response to an applied electric field, thereby, modulating the laser beam. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Lasers, *Dye lasers, Modulation, High frequency, Rates, Electrooptics, Filters

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE