OSA's Digital Library

Applied Optics

Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 16, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 1977
  • pp: 2972–2973

Optoacoustic detection of NO2 using a pulsed dye laser

P. C. Claspy, Chang Ha, and Yoh-Han Pao  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 16, Issue 11, pp. 2972-2973 (1977)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.16.002972


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (238 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

Using a pulsed dye laser and a nonresonant optoacoustic detector, the absorption spectrum of NO2 has been measured in the spectral region of 480–625 nm at various cell pressures and at various concentrations in air. The results of the measurements as a function of NO2 concentration in air demonstrate the detection capability of the system. An extrapolated sensitivity of 4 ppb NO2/W of laser power has been achieved.

© 1977 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: January 3, 1977
Published: November 1, 1977

Citation
P. C. Claspy, Chang Ha, and Yoh-Han Pao, "Optoacoustic detection of NO2 using a pulsed dye laser," Appl. Opt. 16, 2972-2973 (1977)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-16-11-2972


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. W. R. Harshbarger, M. B. Robin, Acc. Chem. Res. 6, 329 (1973). [CrossRef]
  2. A. M. Angus, E. E. Marinero, M. J. Colles, Opt. Commun. 14, 223 (1975). [CrossRef]
  3. Preliminary results of this investigation were presented as Paper Tu B 14 at the 1976 Annual Meeting of the Optical Society of America (October 1976).
  4. T. C. Hall, F. E. Blacet, J. Chem. Phys. 20, 1745 (1952). [CrossRef]
  5. D. G. Fouche, A. Herzenberg, R. K. Chang, J. Appl. Phys. 43, 3846 (1972). [CrossRef]
  6. L. B. Kreuzer, J. Appl. Phys. 42, 2934 (1971). [CrossRef]

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

Figures

Fig. 1 Fig. 2 Fig. 3
 
Fig. 4
 

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited