Patents Examined by Daviene Monbleau
  • Patent number: 6810052
    Abstract: An eyesafe, Q-switched, laser system for target identification, ranging, and gated viewing purposes features a Resonant Pumped Erbium (RPE) laser, which exhibits a longer storage lifetime that minimizes the number of diodes needed to pump optical parametric oscillators (OPOs) or Raman converters. The RPE laser is in band to I2 devices.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 26, 2001
    Date of Patent: October 26, 2004
    Assignee: Bae Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration, Inc.
    Inventors: Evan Chicklis, Scott Setzler