Accession Number : ADD017262
Title : Silicate Gel Dye Laser.
Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 31 Mar 93, patented 12 Jul 94,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Lee, Ilzoo ; Covino-Hrbacek, Josephine
Report Date : 12 Jul 1994
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : A dye laser comprising a solid state laser medium and a pumping energy source, the laser medium comprising a lasing concentration of a water or alcohol soluble organic dye which is incorporated into a hydrolyzed silicon organometallic solution, and forming a gel which is dried to form a transparent silicate glass which is doped with the organic dye.
Descriptors : *DYE LASERS, *GELS, *SILICATES, *PATENTS, SOLID STATE LASERS, SOURCES, WATER, ENERGY, TRANSPARENCE, ORGANOMETALLIC COMPOUNDS, GLASS, ORGANIC COMPOUNDS, DOPING, SOLUBILITY, HYDROLYSIS, ALCOHOLS, PUMPING
Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE