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Title: Laser preheat enhanced ignition

Abstract

A method for enhancing fuel ignition performance by preheating the fuel with laser light at a wavelength that is absorbable by the fuel prior to ignition with a second laser is provided. 11 figs.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
University of California
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
335460
Patent Number(s):
5,876,195
Application Number:
PAN: 8-656,110
Assignee:
Univ. of California, Los Alamos, NM (United States) PTO; SCA: 421000; PA: EDB-99:046742; SN: 99002077369
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-36
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 2 Mar 1999
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING NOT INCLUDED IN OTHER CATEGORIES; FUELS; IGNITION SYSTEMS; LASER-RADIATION HEATING; LASER RADIATION; ENERGY ABSORPTION

Citation Formats

Early, J.W. Laser preheat enhanced ignition. United States: N. p., 1999. Web.
Early, J.W. Laser preheat enhanced ignition. United States.
Early, J.W. Tue . "Laser preheat enhanced ignition". United States.
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year = {1999},
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