Accession Number:

ADA064548

Title:

Analysis of a Model for IR Suppression.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Apr 77-31 Jun 78,

Corporate Author:

BATTELLE COLUMBUS LABS OHIO

Report Date:

1978-09-29

Pagination or Media Count:

55.0

Abstract:

Research directed to assessment of the role of radiationless, collisional de-excitation of excited CO2 and H2O in enhancing the effective extinction coefficient of lampblack smokes in air is described. It is found that, unless the CO2 or H2O is highly excited, the effect is negligible. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Optical Countermeasures
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors
  • Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE