J. Phys. IV France 01 (1991) C7-715-C7-719
POWER LASER BEAMING AND APPLICATIONS IN SPACEJa.H. LEE and E.J. CONWAY
Mail Stop 493, Space Systems Division, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA 23665-5225, USA
A brief overview of the concept of power laser beaming in space and its applications are presented. A direct solar-pumped iodine laser with the iodide t-C4F9I lasant is described as an example of the power laser system.
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