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UV filaments and their application for directed energy
Author(s): Jens Schwarz; Jean-Claude M. Diels
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Paper Abstract

We present a review of our experimental studies on picosecond UV (248.6 nm) filaments and give a motivation for scaling them to longer pulsewidths. An analytical solution for the propagation of nanosecond UV filaments shows their feasibility for directed energy applications.

Paper Details

Date Published: 4 June 2002
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 4632, Laser and Beam Control Technologies, (4 June 2002); doi: 10.1117/12.469749
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Jens Schwarz, Univ. of New Mexico (United States)
Jean-Claude M. Diels, Univ. of New Mexico (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4632:
Laser and Beam Control Technologies
Santanu Basu; James F. Riker, Editor(s)

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