Accession Number:

AD0658382

Title:

LASERS IN SPACE, ON THE EARTH, AND UNDER WATER,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-04-26

Pagination or Media Count:

92.0

Abstract:

The working principles are considered of quantum-mechanical generators and amplifiers of optical range-lasers. Laser devices of different types and assignments are discussed. Laser radiation abroad they are sometimes called death rays can be used not only as a weapon of destruction, but also as a means of super-range communication, detection, and navigation. The pamphlet generalizes extensive but separated material published in domestic and foreign periodic press. The work is designed for readers with secondary education, familiar with the bases of radio engineering. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE