Accession Number:

AD0733863

Title:

Kerr Cell for the High-Speed Modulation of a Laser Emission,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Report Date:

1971-09-27

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

A method of obtaining ultrashort light pulses is described. A description of the Kerr cell used is described. A ruby laser emission of 4 x 10 to the -10th sec was used in a multiframe circuit in shadow photography to analyze the shock wave appearing during the expansion of the laser flame. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Photography
  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE