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Title: Rugged passively cooled high power laser fiber optic connectors and methods of use

Abstract

There are provided high power laser connectors and couplers and methods that are capable of providing high laser power without the need for active cooling to remote, harsh and difficult to access locations and under difficult and harsh conditions and to manage and mitigate the adverse effects of back reflections.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Foro Energy, Inc., Denver, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1255965
Patent Number(s):
9,360,643
Application Number:
13/486,795
Assignee:
Foro Energy, Inc. (Denver, CO)
DOE Contract Number:  
AR0000044
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Jun 01
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
24 POWER TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION

Citation Formats

Rinzler, Charles C., Gray, William C., Fraze, Jason D., Faircloth, Brian O., Zediker, Mark S., and McKay, Ryan P. Rugged passively cooled high power laser fiber optic connectors and methods of use. United States: N. p., 2016. Web.
Rinzler, Charles C., Gray, William C., Fraze, Jason D., Faircloth, Brian O., Zediker, Mark S., & McKay, Ryan P. Rugged passively cooled high power laser fiber optic connectors and methods of use. United States.
Rinzler, Charles C., Gray, William C., Fraze, Jason D., Faircloth, Brian O., Zediker, Mark S., and McKay, Ryan P. Tue . "Rugged passively cooled high power laser fiber optic connectors and methods of use". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1255965.
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abstractNote = {There are provided high power laser connectors and couplers and methods that are capable of providing high laser power without the need for active cooling to remote, harsh and difficult to access locations and under difficult and harsh conditions and to manage and mitigate the adverse effects of back reflections.},
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