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Gas Dynamic Lasers (Quantum electronics--principles and applications) by John D. Anderson

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Published by Academic Press Inc.,U.S. .
Written in English

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Number of Pages192
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Open LibraryOL7325490M
ISBN 100120569507
ISBN 109780120569502

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"Gasdynamic Lasers: an Introduction" by John Anderson is truly a seminal work in the field, and is very easy to read. The mechanisms, peripherals, and priciples of the device are explained in plain language with just the right amount of mathematics, to excite the reader enough about this wonderful device, to want to get some hands-on, and/or dive into somewhat more parametrically intense Cited by: Gas dynamic CO2 laser output increase with the aid of appropriate supersonic mixing techniques Murthy,S.N.B.: , in High-power gas lasers, Summer School (IOP), Capri,, Italy, September , p Gas-dynamic and chemical lasers - Gas dynamics. Lasers with a gaseous active medium offer high flexibility, wide tunability, and advantages in cost, beam quality, and power scalability. Gas lasers have tended to become overshadowed by the recent popularity and proliferation of semiconductor lasers. As a result of this shift in focus, details on m.   John F. Ready, in Industrial Applications of Lasers (Second Edition), Gas dynamic lasers. In a gas dynamic laser, the population inversion is produced by expansion of the gas mixture through a nozzle, rather than by an electrical discharge. The gas is heated to high temperature and allowed to expand through a supersonic nozzle.

  Gasdynamic Lasers: An Introduction is a chapter introductory text to major development generations of gasdynamic lasers, focusing on their underlying physical and fundamental aspects. The opening chapters discuss the basic detailed physical phenomena that ultimately are responsible for producing gasdynamic laser action and the methods of Book Edition: 1. Types of gas laser. Gas lasers using many gases have been built and used for many purposes. Carbon dioxide lasers, or CO 2 lasers can emit hundreds of kilowatts at µm and µm, and are often used in industry for cutting and welding. The efficiency of a CO 2 laser is over 10%.. Carbon monoxide or "CO" lasers have the potential for very large outputs, but the use of this type of laser. Dynamic Laser is one of the largest providers of ion-gas lasers used in CD, DVD, HD-DVD, and Blue-Ray optical disk mastering including the American Laser Corporation (ALC) 60X, 60B, and 60A. Laser Service. Laser Repair & Replacement. Fast, reliable, and competitively priced laser repair and replacement. We service nearly all makes and models of. This chapter talks about gas lasers that include helium‐neon lasers, carbon dioxide lasers, metal vapour lasers, rare gas ion lasers, excimer lasers, chemical lasers and gas dynamic carbon dioxide lasers. Dye lasers, free‐electron lasers and x‐ray lasers are also covered towards the end of the chapter.

The updated edition of Fundamentals of Gas Dynamics includes new sections on the shock tube, the aerospike nozzle, and the gas dynamic laser. The book contains all equations, tables, and charts necessary to work the problems and exercises in each chapter. This book’s accessible but rigorous style:Manufacturer: Wiley. Pure Gas dynamic lasers usually use a combustion chamber, supersonic expansion nozzle and CO2 as an active laser medium in mixture with nitrogen or helium. Gas dynamic laser could be however pumped not only by combustion, but by any adiabatic expansion of gas. Any hot and compressed gas with appropriate vibrational structure could be utilized. "['he goal of this program was to conduct a conceptual design investigation of a closed-cycle gas dynamic laser to provide definition of the major components in the laser loop. The system potential application is for long range power transmission by way of high power laser beams to provide satellite. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Physical processes in low-temperature gas-dynamic lasers. Commack, NY: Nova Science Publishers, ©