Daniel L. Rhonehouse
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Area of Expertise:
Glass , Optic , Fiber , Laser
Profile Summary

Mr. Daniel Rhonehouse is a Research Chemist and Fiber Optic Engineer at the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, DC. He has spent more than three decades in industrial R&D and product development related to glass chemistry and fiber optics for DOD, commercial and university research applications. His expertise covers a broad range of multicomponent glasses including silicates, phosphates, heavy metal oxide, and chalcogenides as well as silica, single crystal and more recently polymer fibers. He has expertise in production of various fiber forms including all-solid, hollow core, and photonic crystal fiber optics. He holds eight issued patents in related fields.
Publications (41)

Proceedings Article | 10 June 2024 Presentation
Proceedings Volume PC13029, PC1302906 (2024) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.3015914
KEYWORDS: Laser crystals, Crystals, Fiber lasers, Laser applications, Laser systems engineering, High power lasers, Glasses, Fabrication

Proceedings Article | 10 June 2024 Presentation
Proceedings Volume PC13042, PC1304208 (2024) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.3015919
KEYWORDS: Optical design, Lenses, Visible radiation, Optical properties, Mid-IR, Lens design, Imaging systems, Defense and security, Chromatic aberrations

Proceedings Article | 10 June 2024 Presentation
Proceedings Volume PC13029, PC1302908 (2024) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.3017629
KEYWORDS: Erbium, Satellite communications, Photobleaching, Oscillators, Optical amplifiers, Glasses, Gamma radiation, Fiber amplifiers, Dopants

Proceedings Article | 7 June 2024 Presentation + Paper
Proceedings Volume 13042, 130420C (2024) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.3015280
KEYWORDS: Polymers, Infrared radiation, Optical fibers, Sulfur, Polymer optics, Waveguides, Polymer optical fibers, Optical transmission, Glasses

Proceedings Article | 12 March 2024 Paper
Proceedings Volume 12865, 128650U (2024) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.3000378
KEYWORDS: Ions, Fiber amplifiers, Analytical research, Optical testing, Design, Absorption

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