Accession Number:

AD0911809

Title:

The Laser,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ELECTRIC CO SCHENECTADY NY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

An elementary, qualitative discussion of the laser is given, including a description of stimulated emission. Several fundamental means of achieving a population inversion are discussed as well as the basic form of a laser. The areas in which lasers may be applied are discussed briefly and in very general terms.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE