Accession Number : ADA197119


Title :   Topical Meeting on Optics in Adverse Environments


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jan-31 Oct 1987


Corporate Author : OPTICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Quinn, Jarus W


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a197119.pdf


Report Date : 31 Oct 1987


Pagination or Media Count : 102


Abstract : Environmental Impacts on the Hubble Space Telescope; Ultralightweight Optics in a Cryogenic Environment; Learjet Observatory Operations in The Tropics; Advanced Optics Fabrication Trends; Materials for Space Optics; Optical Fabrication Using Ion-Beam Figuring; Optics for the Free Electron Laser; All-Metal Resonator Design for Visible/Near IR Free Electron Laser Oscillators; Cooled Optics for High Powered Laser Applications; Impinged Droplet Evaporative Cooling for Optical mirrors Subjected to High Thermal Flux Loads; Radiation Effects in Optical Components; Gamma Radiation-Induced Absorptions in Calcium Fluoride; Variation of the Index of Refraction in Glasses Exposed to Ionizing Radiation; Radiation Damage to Dielectric Mirrors; Effect of Surface Pitting on Scattered Light in Transparent Domes; High Damage Threshold Optical Coatings; Fluorine Resistance of Dielectric Coatings for Excimer Laser Optics; Porous Halide Antireflective Coatings for Adverse Environments; Auger Analysis of Elemental Depth Profiles Correlated with Multipulse Laser Damage of GaAs Surfaces; Compressive Coatings on Optical Components for Improving Mechanical Durability and Increasing Strength. Keywords: Symposia.


Descriptors :   *OPTICAL EQUIPMENT , *SPACE ENVIRONMENTS , *ADVERSE CONDITIONS , *CRYOGENICS , *LASER DAMAGE , *OPTICAL EQUIPMENT COMPONENTS , *TROPICAL REGIONS , THERMAL PROPERTIES , OSCILLATORS , MIRRORS , OPTICS , RESISTANCE , LOADS(FORCES) , FABRICATION , FLUORINE , RADIATION ABSORPTION , FREE ELECTRON LASERS , ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT , SURFACES , COOLING , DIELECTRIC FILMS , PULSED LASERS , TRANSPARENCE , RADIATION DAMAGE , RADIATION EFFECTS , POROUS MATERIALS , TELESCOPES , IONIZING RADIATION , EXCIMERS , DOMES(STRUCTURAL FORMS) , SPECTRUM ANALYSIS , AUGER ELECTRON SPECTROSCOPY , CALCIUM FLUORIDES , PITTING , OBSERVATORIES , ANTIREFLECTION COATINGS , HEAT FLUX , EVAPORATION , RESONATORS , PATTERNS , GAMMA RAYS , HALIDES , DROPS , DIELECTRICS , GALLIUM ARSENIDES , SPACE SYSTEMS , SYMPOSIA , OPTICAL PROPERTIES , METALS , LIGHT SCATTERING


Subject Categories : Optics


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