Triggering of a spark discharger by ultraviolet laser radiation ( lambda equals 308 nm) transmitted through a light guide is studied. With formation of laser plasma on a tantalum cathode, the triggering delay is approximately 10 nsec with an instability of less than equivalent to 1 nsec.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Instruments and experimental techniques New York|
|Issue number||2 pt 2|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 1987|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Engineering (miscellaneous)