Accession Number:

ADA164890

Title:

IST/IDA (Innovative Science and Technology/Institute for Defense Analyses) Gamma-Ray Laser Workshop, 21-22 May 1985.

Descriptive Note:

Partial rept. (Final) Apr-Nov 85,

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date:

1985-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

An historical perspective of the gamma-ray laser effect is presented, beginning with the 1957 discovery of the Mossbauer Effect. A retrospective of the workshop is given, including the principal research workers and laboratories involved. The five principal concepts that emerged and the critical issues attached to each concept are discussed. The conclusions reached as a result of the workshop and the recommendations of the IDA staff for future directions are also presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Nuclear Physics and Elementary Particle Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE