Accession Number:

ADA071205

Title:

The Impact of Adaptive Aperture Techniques on HEL System Effectiveness,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INC ARLINGTON VA

Report Date:

1973-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

56.0

Abstract:

The briefing describes and discusses alternative components for a generic adaptive aperture system, outlines and analyzes qualitatively the many phenomena which suppress the far-field intensity of a laser system, and explains the potential of adaptive aperture techniques for restoring near-diffraction-limited intensity.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE