Accession Number:

ADD013062

Title:

Ring Laser with Wavefront Conjugating Beams.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 29 Apr 82, patented 25 Jun 85,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-06-25

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

An improvement for a ring laser gyro employs insertion of a wavefront conjugating coupling element inside a laser cavity to reduce the lock-in threshold and to reduce the imbalance between the amplitudes of the opposite direction traveling waves ODTW in homogeneously broadened rotating ring lasers.

Subject Categories:

  • Navigation and Guidance
  • Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE