Accession Number : ADD012261

Title :   Phase-Conjugate Resonator with a Double SBS (Stimulated Brillouin Scattering) Mirror.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : O'Meara,Thomas R

Report Date : 25 Feb 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A laser using a stimulated Brillouin scattering (SBS) mirror and a moving grating eliminates frequency walk-off of the reflected beams. A laser using a double-SBS mirror prevents frequency walkoff by having the other side of the SBS mirror as a conjugate moving grating. (Author)

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *RESONATORS, *LASER CAVITIES, *MIRRORS, *GRATINGS(SPECTRA), *LASER BEAMS, SPATIAL FILTERING, PHASE DISTORTION, FOCUSING, POLARIZERS, LASER MATERIALS

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE