Accession Number:

ADA091619

Title:

Strategic Laser Communications Program. Volume 1. Proceedings of the Navy/DARPA Fourth Technical Interchange Meeting, 25-27 March 1980

Descriptive Note:

Technical document

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OCEAN SYSTEMS CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-07-31

Pagination or Media Count:

639.0

Abstract:

Partial contents OSCAR spaceborne system--phase IB Subsystem Technology--Cesium atomic resonance filter studies Birefringent blue-green filters, Iso-index electro-optic filter, Christiansen-Bragg filters, Thermal control for hole-burning filter, and Non linear optical phase conjugation for SLC uplink Space-Based Laser--Status of blue-green discharge laser work at NRL, Efficient Raman conversion of XeCl laser into the blue-green region, Lead vapor conversion of an X-ray preionized XeCl laser, Excimer laser engineering development at LASL, UTRC blue-green laser research, Mercury bromide laser scaling approaches, Parameterization studies of HgBr lasers, HgBr2HgBr dissociation laser, Efficient conversion of XeF radiation to the blue-green through SRS, Scaling studies of efficient Raman converters, Ground based XeCl-Pb blue-green source, Tunable blue-green laser development, XeCl lasers for blue- green conversion, Electron beam excited blue-green XeF, and copper laser development Channel Characterization--Downlink laser cloud propagation experiments, The temporal and spatial smearing of blue-green pulses in clouds, and Kauai cloud experiment measurements O2 absorption techniques.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Non-Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE