TITLE

High-sensitivity laser probe for photothermal measurements

AUTHOR(S)
Fanton, J. T.; Kino, G. S.
PUB. DATE
July 1987
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;7/13/1987, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A high-sensitivity interferometric laser probe has been developed to detect thermally generated surface displacements. Shot-noise-limited detection has been achieved with the use of inexpensive semiconductor lasers.
ACCESSION #
9823502

 

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