Time-resolved measurement of combustion gases in high-explosive detonations using a swept-wavelength external cavity quantum cascade laser

Mark C. Phillips, Bruce E. Bernacki, Sivanandan S. Harilal, Brian E. Brumfield, Joel M. Schwallier, Nick G. Glumac

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Abstract

A swept-wavelength external cavity quantum cascade laser measures broadband infrared absorption spectra from 2050-2300 cm-1 at a 100 Hz rate to determine time-resolved temperature and column densities of CO, CO2, H2O, and N2O in high-explosive detonations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationLaser Applications to Chemical, Security and Environmental Analysis, LACSEA 2020
PublisherThe Optical Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2020
EventLaser Applications to Chemical, Security and Environmental Analysis, LACSEA 2020 - Part of Optical Sensors and Sensing Congress 2020 - Virtual, Online, United States
Duration: Jun 22 2020Jun 26 2020

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers

Conference

ConferenceLaser Applications to Chemical, Security and Environmental Analysis, LACSEA 2020 - Part of Optical Sensors and Sensing Congress 2020
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityVirtual, Online
Period6/22/206/26/20

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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