Accession Number:

ADA112907

Title:

Evaluation of the Performance of a Laser for Airborne Depth Sounding.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ELECTRONICS RESEARCH LAB ADELAIDE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

The performance of a conventional electro-optically Q-switched, frequency-doubled NdYAG laser is evaluated for a laser airborne depth sounder operating at 168 Hz. The laser more than meets the requirements of the depth sounder and successfully completed a 1000 hour lifetest. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE