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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 1, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1962
  • pp: 25–32

Synthetic Maser Ruby

Robert D. Olt  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 25-32 (1962)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.1.000025


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Abstract

Synthetic ruby, which is single crystal aluminum oxide doped with chromium oxide, is being extensively used in several solid state devices, including microwave masers, coherent light oscillators (optical masers or lasers), and a new phonon-type acoustical maser. This paper describes the physical properties of synthetic ruby which are pertinent to its use in solid state applications.

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History
Original Manuscript: July 1, 1961
Published: January 1, 1962

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Robert D. Olt, "Synthetic Maser Ruby," Appl. Opt. 1, 25-32 (1962)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-1-1-25


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