Accession Number:

ADA000933

Title:

Ocular Effects of Ultraviolet Laser Radiation

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Feb 1973,01 Feb 1974

Corporate Author:

TECHNOLOGY INC SAN ANTONIO TX SAN ANTONIO United States

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Report Date:

1974-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

The report presents an analysis of ocular hazards from ultraviolet laser radiation. Absorption properties of primate-eye components are reviewed, cellular structure and molecular composition of pertinent ocular layers discussed, and absorption of these layers explained in terms of their molecular properties. Potential sites of ocular damage from various UV-wavelength ranges are identified.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE