Accession Number:

ADA289604

Title:

Thermally-Induced Unsymmetric Optical Distortion of Output Window of High-Power CO sub 2 Laser,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL AIR INTELLIGENCE CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1994-12-16

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

Thermally-induced unsymmetric optical distortion of the output window of high-power CO2 lasers has been investigated theoretically and experimentally. This kind of distortion could lead to resonator misalignment. mm

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE