TITLE

Gain measurements near 351 nm in 3He/Xe/NF3 mixtures excited by fragments from the 3He(n, p) 3H reaction

AUTHOR(S)
Hays, G. N.; McArthur, D. A.; Neal, D. R.; Rice, J. K.
PUB. DATE
August 1986
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;8/18/1986, Vol. 49 Issue 7, p363
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We report direct gain measurements on the 351-nm XeF(B–X) transition in mixtures of 3He/Xe/NF3, pumped with moderated neutrons produced in a fast-burst reactor. The peak small-signal gain was 0.7%/cm at a deposited power of 5 kW/cc in the gas.
ACCESSION #
9820571

 

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