5 June 2003 Advanced iodine lasers
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Proceedings Volume 4971, Gas and Chemical Lasers and Intense Beam Applications IV; (2003) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.483498
Event: High-Power Lasers and Applications, 2003, San Jose, CA, United States
Abstract
The NCl-I laser has been demonstrated using HN3 as a fuel. In this paper, we discuss the possibility of constructing a NCl(a1Δ)-I transfer laser using NCl3 as a fuel. Not only is NCl3 more stable, but also may eliminate the requirement for a combustor. We present kinetic modeling and some initial results of experiments designed to understand the basic physical processes in this system.
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William E. McDermott, William E. McDermott, Robert Coombe, Robert Coombe, Julanna Gilbert, Julanna Gilbert, Renate Van Allen, Renate Van Allen, Makalia Heldt, Makalia Heldt, } "Advanced iodine lasers", Proc. SPIE 4971, Gas and Chemical Lasers and Intense Beam Applications IV, (5 June 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.483498; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.483498
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