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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 7 — Mar. 1, 1990
  • pp: 898–900

Narrow optical interference fringes for certain setup conditions in multipass absorption cells of the Herriott type

J. Barry McManus and Paul L. Kebabian  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 29, Issue 7, pp. 898-900 (1990)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.29.000898


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Abstract

We can select narrow FSR fringes in a multipass cell of the type described by Herriott et al. by setting the mirror spacing to give a particular type of beam path: M = odd integer, N = 4M ± 4.

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Original Manuscript: April 24, 1989
Published: March 1, 1990

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J. Barry McManus and Paul L. Kebabian, "Narrow optical interference fringes for certain setup conditions in multipass absorption cells of the Herriott type," Appl. Opt. 29, 898-900 (1990)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-29-7-898


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