Accession Number:

AD0609848

Title:

A STUDY OF A SCINTILLATION MECHANISM.

Descriptive Note:

Physical sciences research papers,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LABS L G HANSCOM FIELD MASS

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Report Date:

1964-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

Scintillation was observed during an experiment with an Hg 198 light, a rotating mirror, and a Fabry-Perot interferometer. The mechanism postulated for the phenomenon is an acceleration component in the ray path, caused by curvatures within the mirror surfaces. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE