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Title: Systems and assemblies for transferring high power laser energy through a rotating junction

Abstract

There are provided high power laser devices and systems for transmitting a high power laser beam across a rotating assembly, including optical slip rings and optical rotational coupling assemblies. These devices can transmit the laser beam through the rotation zone in free space or within a fiber.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
FORO ENERGY, INC., Houston, TX (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1236468
Patent Number(s):
9244235
Application Number:
13/782,942
Assignee:
FORO ENERGY, INC.
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G02 - OPTICS G02B - OPTICAL ELEMENTS, SYSTEMS, OR APPARATUS
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01S - DEVICES USING THE PROCESS OF LIGHT AMPLIFICATION BY STIMULATED EMISSION OF RADIATION [LASER] TO AMPLIFY OR GENERATE LIGHT
DOE Contract Number:  
AR0000044
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 Mar 01
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
47 OTHER INSTRUMENTATION; 71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS; 32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION

Citation Formats

Norton, Ryan J., McKay, Ryan P., Fraze, Jason D., Rinzler, Charles C., Grubb, Daryl L., Faircloth, Brian O., and Zediker, Mark S. Systems and assemblies for transferring high power laser energy through a rotating junction. United States: N. p., 2016. Web.
Norton, Ryan J., McKay, Ryan P., Fraze, Jason D., Rinzler, Charles C., Grubb, Daryl L., Faircloth, Brian O., & Zediker, Mark S. Systems and assemblies for transferring high power laser energy through a rotating junction. United States.
Norton, Ryan J., McKay, Ryan P., Fraze, Jason D., Rinzler, Charles C., Grubb, Daryl L., Faircloth, Brian O., and Zediker, Mark S. Tue . "Systems and assemblies for transferring high power laser energy through a rotating junction". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1236468.
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