Arc-assisted electric discharges in high-pressure carbon monoxide gas mixtures
|Author(s):||R. Crane ; A. Ghosh ; S. Tam|
|Sponsor(s):||IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society|
|Publisher:||IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.|
|Publication Date:||1 December 1976|
|Page(s):||776 - 778|
Continuous arc-assisted electric discharges have been obtained in CO-Ar and CO-N2-Ar gas mixtures at pressures of about 0.1 atm and with maximum discharge loadings of 7.9 and 23 kW/ mole/s, respectively. The discharge technique appears suitable for adaptation to CW, high-power CO lasers.