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Title: Apparatus for shifting the wavelength of light

Abstract

A light beam is reflected back and forth between a rotating body having a retroreflection corner at opposite ends thereof and a fixed mirror to change the wavelength of the light beam by the Doppler effect.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. (Oak Ridge, TN)
  2. (Knoxville, TN)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN
OSTI Identifier:
864797
Patent Number(s):
4418989
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by U.S. Department of (Washington, DC) ORNL
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-26
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
apparatus; shifting; wavelength; light; beam; reflected; forth; rotating; retroreflection; corner; opposite; fixed; mirror; change; doppler; effect; light beam; doppler effect; /359/

Citation Formats

McCulla, William H., and Allen, Jr., John D. Apparatus for shifting the wavelength of light. United States: N. p., 1983. Web.
McCulla, William H., & Allen, Jr., John D. Apparatus for shifting the wavelength of light. United States.
McCulla, William H., and Allen, Jr., John D. Sat . "Apparatus for shifting the wavelength of light". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/864797.
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title = {Apparatus for shifting the wavelength of light},
author = {McCulla, William H. and Allen, Jr., John D.},
abstractNote = {A light beam is reflected back and forth between a rotating body having a retroreflection corner at opposite ends thereof and a fixed mirror to change the wavelength of the light beam by the Doppler effect.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1983},
month = {1}
}

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