Patent Number: 8,218,597

Title: Diode pumped solid-state laser for high shock environments

Abstract: A diode pumped solid-state laser for high shock, high vibration environments such as those found in laser ignition systems for artillery systems.

Inventors: Fay; Josiah W. (Highland Park, NJ), Leone; Joseph (Oak Ridge, NJ), Kerwien; Henry (Augusta, NJ), DeVoe; Thomas (Lake Hopatcong, NJ), Burke; Gregory (Hanover, NH), Karpinski; Arthur A. (Jordan, NY)

Assignee: The United States of America as Represented by the Secretary of the Army

International Classification: H01S 3/09 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2020-07-10 0:00:00