Accession Number : ADD012517

Title :   CW (Continuous Wave) HF R-Branch Laser.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Injeyan,Hagop ; Wang,John H

Report Date : 01 Jul 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A continuous wave HF R-branch chemical laser uses a linear array nozzle system having primary and secondary nozzles for exciting HF and a laser resonator having mirrors with reflectance to discriminate against P-branch lasing of the excited Hydrogen Fluoride. (Author)

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *HYDROGEN FLUORIDE LASERS, *CHEMICAL LASERS, *CONTINUOUS WAVE LASERS, LASERS, RESONATORS, MIRRORS, EXCITATION, HYDROGEN FLUORIDE, LINEAR ARRAYS, NOZZLES, ATMOSPHERIC WINDOWS, PROPAGATION, REFLECTANCE

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE