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Title: Apparatus for improving the working time of the XeBr laser

Abstract

In XeBr lasers which make use of HBr as the source of bromine, it has been found that the working life of the laser is limited because of dissociation of the HBr in the lasing region to form H.sub.2 and Br.sub.2. Accordingly, apparatus is disclosed for substantially improving the working time of the XeBr laser wherein means are provided for recombining H.sub.2 and Br.sub.2 into HBr and for continuously circulating the gaseous working medium from the lasing region through the recombination region. BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION

Inventors:
 [1];  [1];  [1]
  1. (Los Alamos, MN)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), Los Alamos, NM
OSTI Identifier:
864145
Patent Number(s):
4317087
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC) LANL
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-36
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
apparatus; improving; time; xebr; laser; lasers; hbr; source; bromine; found; life; limited; dissociation; lasing; region; form; br; accordingly; disclosed; substantially; means; provided; recombining; continuously; circulating; gaseous; medium; recombination; background; lasing region; xebr laser; /372/

Citation Formats

Sander, Robert K., Balog, George, and Seegmiller, Emma T. Apparatus for improving the working time of the XeBr laser. United States: N. p., 1982. Web.
Sander, Robert K., Balog, George, & Seegmiller, Emma T. Apparatus for improving the working time of the XeBr laser. United States.
Sander, Robert K., Balog, George, and Seegmiller, Emma T. Fri . "Apparatus for improving the working time of the XeBr laser". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/864145.
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title = {Apparatus for improving the working time of the XeBr laser},
author = {Sander, Robert K. and Balog, George and Seegmiller, Emma T.},
abstractNote = {In XeBr lasers which make use of HBr as the source of bromine, it has been found that the working life of the laser is limited because of dissociation of the HBr in the lasing region to form H.sub.2 and Br.sub.2. Accordingly, apparatus is disclosed for substantially improving the working time of the XeBr laser wherein means are provided for recombining H.sub.2 and Br.sub.2 into HBr and for continuously circulating the gaseous working medium from the lasing region through the recombination region. BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1982},
month = {1}
}

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