18 May 1989 Experimental Research On High Power Gas Transport CO2 Lasers
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Proceedings Volume 1033, Trends in Quantum Electronics; (1989) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.950613
Event: International Conference on Trends in Quantum Electronics, 1988, Bucharest, Romania
Abstract
The aim of this work is to report a new method to achieve a light weight, compact, high power CO2 laser which can be used in industrial applications. It is shown that a metallic cylinder with a relative small diameter (0.6 m) can assure the same flow velocity and cooling of the gas mixture like in previous systems using aerodynamic wind tunnels and special heat exchangers. The construction and operation of a gas transport CO2 laser with cylindrical geometry and two parallel electrical discharges are presented.
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I. Ursu, V. Draganescu, I. Gutu, D. C. Dumitras, "Experimental Research On High Power Gas Transport CO2 Lasers", Proc. SPIE 1033, Trends in Quantum Electronics, (18 May 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.950613; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.950613
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