Accession Number:

ADD002167

Title:

Far Infrared Waveguide Laser.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Report Date:

1975-12-23

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

A far infrared FIR laser is provided which uses a dielectric or metal tube waveguide resonator. A CO2 or CO waveguide laser is used to pump the FIR laser. The FIR laser medium is CH3OH and is excited by the absorption of various laser lines in the 9.6 micrometer band of CO2.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE