Accession Number:

AD0749740

Title:

Three Photon Ionization of a Helium Atom in the Excited 2S Metastable State,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The purpose of the work is to observe three photon ionization of the helium atom in the 2S metastable state. The metastable helium atoms were produced in a cylindrical glass tube by low-current gas discharge. Ruby laser emission was used for ionization. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Physical Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE