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Title: Wavelength meter having single mode fiber optics multiplexed inputs

Abstract

A wavelength meter having a single mode fiber optics input is disclosed. The single mode fiber enables a plurality of laser beams to be multiplexed to form a multiplexed input to the wavelength meter. The wavelength meter can provide a determination of the wavelength of any one or all of the plurality of laser beams by suitable processing. Another aspect of the present invention is that one of the laser beams could be a known reference laser having a predetermined wavelength. Hence, the improved wavelength meter can provide an on-line calibration capability with the reference laser input as one of the plurality of laser beams.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [3]
  1. Livermore, CA
  2. San Ramon, CA
  3. Pleasanton, CA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
868675
Patent Number(s):
5189485
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G01 - MEASURING G01J - MEASUREMENT OF INTENSITY, VELOCITY, SPECTRAL CONTENT, POLARISATION, PHASE OR PULSE CHARACTERISTICS OF INFRA-RED, VISIBLE OR ULTRA-VIOLET LIGHT
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-48
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
wavelength; meter; single; mode; fiber; optics; multiplexed; inputs; input; disclosed; enables; plurality; laser; beams; form; provide; determination; suitable; processing; aspect; reference; predetermined; hence; improved; on-line; calibration; capability; reference laser; mode fiber; predetermined wavelength; fiber optics; laser beams; fiber optic; laser beam; single mode; wavelength meter; suitable processing; multiplexed input; /356/348/359/372/385/

Citation Formats

Hackel, Richard P, Paris, Robert D, and Feldman, Mark. Wavelength meter having single mode fiber optics multiplexed inputs. United States: N. p., 1993. Web.
Hackel, Richard P, Paris, Robert D, & Feldman, Mark. Wavelength meter having single mode fiber optics multiplexed inputs. United States.
Hackel, Richard P, Paris, Robert D, and Feldman, Mark. Fri . "Wavelength meter having single mode fiber optics multiplexed inputs". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/868675.
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abstractNote = {A wavelength meter having a single mode fiber optics input is disclosed. The single mode fiber enables a plurality of laser beams to be multiplexed to form a multiplexed input to the wavelength meter. The wavelength meter can provide a determination of the wavelength of any one or all of the plurality of laser beams by suitable processing. Another aspect of the present invention is that one of the laser beams could be a known reference laser having a predetermined wavelength. Hence, the improved wavelength meter can provide an on-line calibration capability with the reference laser input as one of the plurality of laser beams.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1993},
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