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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 4, Iss. S1 — Jan. 1, 1965
  • pp: 179–180

Flame Laser: Model and Some Preliminary Experimental Results

R. Bleekrode and W. C. Nieuwpoort  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 4, Issue S1, pp. 179-180 (1965)


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Abstract

A simple model of a flame is presented which reflects the characteristic requirements for the onset of laser action. A numerical example is given to demonstrate that a reasonable choice of the parameters used in the model leads to attainable pumping conditions. The reaction zone of low-pressure oxyacetylene flames is thought to be a suitable source of excitation of atoms and molecules. Excitation conditions of interesting species in this type of flames are discussed briefly together with recent experimental results.

© 1965 Optical Society of America

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Supplement on Chemical Lasers

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R. Bleekrode and W. C. Nieuwpoort, "Flame Laser: Model and Some Preliminary Experimental Results," Appl. Opt. 4, 179-180 (1965)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-4-S1-179


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