Accession Number:

ADA281678

Title:

Studies of Light Scattering at an Angle of Zero Degrees

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Aug-31 Oct 1993

Corporate Author:

TEXAS A AND M UNIV COLLEGE STATION DEPT OF PHYSICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1994-05-05

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

Using a new technique based on the fanning of a coherent light beam in a photorefractive BaTiO3 crystal, the angular distribution of forward light scattering by quartz fibers of radii from 15 microns to 30 microns has been measured. Data have been obtained over the angular range 0.0 deg to 0.3 deg , and are in good agreement with theory. Beam fanning and two beam coupling techniques have been compared for this application. Barium titanate, Light scattering, Quartz fibers, Photo-refraction.

Subject Categories:

  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE