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Title: Methods and apparatus for delivering high power laser energy to a surface


There is provided a system, apparatus and methods for providing a laser beam to borehole surface in a predetermined and energy deposition profile. The predetermined energy deposition profiles may be uniform or tailored to specific downhole applications. Optic assemblies for obtaining these predetermined energy deposition profiles are further provided.

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Faircloth, Brian O, Zediker, Mark S, Rinzler, Charles C, Koblick, Yeshaya, and Moxley, Joel F. Methods and apparatus for delivering high power laser energy to a surface. United States: N. p., 2013. Web.
Faircloth, Brian O, Zediker, Mark S, Rinzler, Charles C, Koblick, Yeshaya, & Moxley, Joel F. Methods and apparatus for delivering high power laser energy to a surface. United States.
Faircloth, Brian O, Zediker, Mark S, Rinzler, Charles C, Koblick, Yeshaya, and Moxley, Joel F. Tue . "Methods and apparatus for delivering high power laser energy to a surface". United States.
title = {Methods and apparatus for delivering high power laser energy to a surface},
author = {Faircloth, Brian O and Zediker, Mark S and Rinzler, Charles C and Koblick, Yeshaya and Moxley, Joel F},
abstractNote = {There is provided a system, apparatus and methods for providing a laser beam to borehole surface in a predetermined and energy deposition profile. The predetermined energy deposition profiles may be uniform or tailored to specific downhole applications. Optic assemblies for obtaining these predetermined energy deposition profiles are further provided.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2013},
month = {4}

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