Accession Number:

ADA089906

Title:

A One-Dimensional Numerical Model of Laser Heating of Target Slabs (Un Modele Numerique Unidimensionnel du Chauffage d'une Plaque Metallique par Laser),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT VALCARTIER (QUEBEC)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

This report establishes a numerical scheme to solve the nonlinear one-dimensional heat transfer equation. The scheme is then applied to the case of laser-metals interaction and used to show the importance of thermophysical properties variation on the temperature distribution within a slab.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical Chemistry
  • Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE