### PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 1221

Propagation of High-Energy Laser Beams Through the Earth's Atmosphere*This item is only available on the SPIE Digital Library.

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Volume Number: 1221

Date Published: 1 May 1990

Date Published: 1 May 1990

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Complete predictive theory for the correctability of thermal blooming in the presence of turbulence

Author(s): Robert Myers

Author(s): Robert Myers

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Linear theory of thermal blooming in turbulence

Author(s): David H. Chambers; Thomas J. Karr; James R. Morris; P. Cramer; James A. Viecelli; A. K. Gautesen

Author(s): David H. Chambers; Thomas J. Karr; James R. Morris; P. Cramer; James A. Viecelli; A. K. Gautesen

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Atmospheric thermal blooming and beam clearing by aerosol vaporization

Author(s): Vladimir B. Krapchev

Author(s): Vladimir B. Krapchev

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SRRS effects of N2 in the earth's atmosphere

Author(s): Zhiping Hu; Shixiao Le; Junbo Wang

Author(s): Zhiping Hu; Shixiao Le; Junbo Wang

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Analysis and modeling of thermal blooming compensation

Author(s): Jonathan F. Schonfeld

Author(s): Jonathan F. Schonfeld

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Ground-based laser atmospheric propagation analysis--the Omega code

Author(s): Douglas P. Crawford; Eugene J. Sigal; Robert K. Tyson; Rick James Morgan

Author(s): Douglas P. Crawford; Eugene J. Sigal; Robert K. Tyson; Rick James Morgan

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Adaptive optics system considerations for ground-to-space propagation

Author(s): Robert K. Tyson; Douglas P. Crawford; Rick James Morgan

Author(s): Robert K. Tyson; Douglas P. Crawford; Rick James Morgan

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Effects of a realistic adaptive optics system on the atmospheric propagation of a high-energy laser beam

Author(s): Ramji V. Digumarthi; Naresh C. Mehta; Ross M. Blankinship

Author(s): Ramji V. Digumarthi; Naresh C. Mehta; Ross M. Blankinship

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Turbulence thermal blooming interactions: static

Author(s): David L. Fried; Roque K. Szeto

Author(s): David L. Fried; Roque K. Szeto

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Method for inclusion of low-frequency contributions in numerical representation of atmospheric turbulence

Author(s): Bruce J. Herman; Lisa A. Strugala

Author(s): Bruce J. Herman; Lisa A. Strugala

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Propagation studies in a disturbed ionospheric environment

Author(s): Joseph D. Huba; Thomas Goldring

Author(s): Joseph D. Huba; Thomas Goldring

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Turbulent mixing effects in models of thermal blooming

Author(s): David H. Chambers; James A. Viecelli; Thomas J. Karr

Author(s): David H. Chambers; James A. Viecelli; Thomas J. Karr

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Effect of a random wind field on thermal blooming instabilities

Author(s): James R. Morris; James A. Viecelli; Thomas J. Karr

Author(s): James R. Morris; James A. Viecelli; Thomas J. Karr

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Two-dimensional turbulent diffusion calculations for application to atmospheric laser propagation

Author(s): Charles Lim Yee

Author(s): Charles Lim Yee

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Sensitivity of HEL far field intensity calculations to choice of turbulence models and parameters

Author(s): Larrene K. Harada; Aaron E. Naiman; Lawrence W. Carlson

Author(s): Larrene K. Harada; Aaron E. Naiman; Lawrence W. Carlson

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Atmospheric characterization issues for high-energy laser propagation through the atmosphere

Author(s): Steven D. Westerman; Naresh C. Mehta

Author(s): Steven D. Westerman; Naresh C. Mehta

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Measurement of the stimulated thermal Rayleigh scattering instability

Author(s): Thomas J. Karr; Michael C. Rushford; John R. Murray; James R. Morris

Author(s): Thomas J. Karr; Michael C. Rushford; John R. Murray; James R. Morris

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Laser beam propagation in the atmosphere at 1.3 um

Author(s): Susan L. Bragg; J. Daniel Kelley

Author(s): Susan L. Bragg; J. Daniel Kelley

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Cloud hole-boring with long pulse CO2 lasers

Author(s): Gerard P. Quigley; Robert B. Webster; George W. York

Author(s): Gerard P. Quigley; Robert B. Webster; George W. York

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Turbulence produced by injection of heated jets

Author(s): Karol Waichman; James P. Moran; E. C. Gozewski

Author(s): Karol Waichman; James P. Moran; E. C. Gozewski

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Experimental measurements of the optical path difference of a 4-m dual aerocurtain

Author(s): H. A. Klein; Michael M. Malley; Odell L. Sapp; Dean Shough; George W. Sutton; J. H.-Y. Yu

Author(s): H. A. Klein; Michael M. Malley; Odell L. Sapp; Dean Shough; George W. Sutton; J. H.-Y. Yu

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High-speed interferometric measurement of aerodynamic phenomena

Author(s): Dean Shough; Osuk Y. Kwon; David F. Leary

Author(s): Dean Shough; Osuk Y. Kwon; David F. Leary

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Experimental and theoretical investigation of small-scale blooming

Author(s): Steven M. Ebstein; Carolyn Duzy; Robert Myers

Author(s): Steven M. Ebstein; Carolyn Duzy; Robert Myers

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Laser beam degradation by a tenuous ionized plasma containing a highly localized spatial frequency source

Author(s): Thomas Goldring

Author(s): Thomas Goldring

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Perturbative approach to the small-scale physics of thermal blooming

Author(s): S. Enguehard; Brian Hatfield

Author(s): S. Enguehard; Brian Hatfield

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