Accession Number : ADD010009

Title :   A Cryogenic Infrared Laser in Deuterium.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Barr,Thomas A , Jr ; McCracken,William E ; McKnight,William B

Report Date : 03 Dec 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : A cryogenic infrared laser in deuterium in which an output is produced by exciting the deuterium after it has been cooled to cryogenic temperature with a high voltage pulse discharge to produce laser action in three or more lines as output pulses with varying lengths and with wavelengths in the 4 microns band and including 4.52 microns, 4.60 microns, and 4.71 microns. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Infrared lasers, *Pulsed lasers, *Deuterium, Inventions, Laser pumping, Low power, Cryogenics

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE