STP689: New Coating Materials for IR Laser Optical Components

    Pastor, RC
    Hughes Research Laboratories, Malibu, California

    Harrington, JA
    Hughes Research Laboratories, Malibu, California

    Gorre, LE
    Hughes Research Laboratories, Malibu, California

    Chew, RK
    Hughes Research Laboratories, Malibu, California

    Pages: 8    Published: Jan 1979


    Abstract

    Six materials (LaF3, PrF3, CeF3, BiF3, KGaF4, and BiI3) were prepared and optical evaluated for use as thin film coating materials at 3.8 and 9.27 µm.

    Keywords:

    Infrared laser windows, materials purification, Reactive Atmosphere Process (RAP) chemistry, thin film coating materials


    Paper ID: STP39122S

    Committee/Subcommittee: F01.02

    DOI: 10.1520/STP39122S


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