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Title: High Resolution Sub-MM Fiberoptic Endoscope Final Report CRADA No. TSB-1447-97

Abstract

At the time of the CRADA, LLNL needed to develop a sub-mm outer diameter fiberoptic endoscope with 25pm or better resolution at 3-lOmm working distance to support the Enhanced Surveillance Program (ESP) and the Core Surveillance Program for DOE. The commercially available systems did not meet the image resolution requirements and development work was needed to reach three goals. We also needed to perform preliminary investigations into the production of such an endoscope with a steerable-articulated distal end. The goal of such an endoscope was to allow for a 45 degree inspection cone including the lens field of view.

Authors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. Univ. of California, Livermore, CA (United States); Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
  2. CML Fiberoptics, Inc., Auburn, NY (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1418930
Report Number(s):
LLNL-TR-744848
DOE Contract Number:
AC52-07NA27344
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING; 71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS

Citation Formats

Stone, Gary F., and Smith, John. High Resolution Sub-MM Fiberoptic Endoscope Final Report CRADA No. TSB-1447-97. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.2172/1418930.
Stone, Gary F., & Smith, John. High Resolution Sub-MM Fiberoptic Endoscope Final Report CRADA No. TSB-1447-97. United States. doi:10.2172/1418930.
Stone, Gary F., and Smith, John. 2018. "High Resolution Sub-MM Fiberoptic Endoscope Final Report CRADA No. TSB-1447-97". United States. doi:10.2172/1418930. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1418930.
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