Accession Number:

ADA175965

Title:

Analysis of Metastable State Production and Energy Transfer.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 23 Jul 85-30 Apr 86,

Corporate Author:

PHYSICAL SCIENCES INC ANDOVER MA

Report Date:

1986-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The potential of using electrically excited metastable N2A state as an energy carrier for a transfer visible laser is reviewed. Topics covered included electron impact excitation cross sections, Townsend discharge properties, chemical kinetic phenomena, mixing issues, and possible transfer partners. Keywords Lasers Electron beam Microwave discharge Metastable states Reaction kinetics.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE