STP1117: Thermal Transport Studies of Optical Coatings, Interfaces and Surfaces by Thermal Diffusion Wave Interferometry

    Swimm, RT
    Center for Laser Studies University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

    Wiemokly, G
    Center for Laser Studies University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

    Pages: 8    Published: Jan 1990


    Abstract

    Thermal transport data on thin metal coatings are presented. The data illustrate the ability of the measurement technique to characterize the thermal transport properties of single samples. The method offers insight on coating survivability.

    Keywords:

    adhesion, coatings, damage, delamination, laser hardness, laser-induced damage, nondestructive evaluation, nuclear hardness, optical coatings, thermal conductivity, thermal diffusivity, thermal properties, thermal transport, thin films


    Paper ID: STP26498S

    Committee/Subcommittee: E13.15

    DOI: 10.1520/STP26498S


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