Thermohydrodynamics of continuous-wave CO2 lasers with a closed cycle of the flow

Research paper by A. I. Ivanchenko, A. M. Orishich, S. S. Vorontsov

Indexed on: 01 Jan '00Published on: 01 Jan '00Published in: Journal of Applied Mechanics and Technical Physics


The problem of pressure losses upon gas motion along a closed circuit containing channels in which heat is supplied to and removed from the gas is studied. The object where the pressure losses are studied is a CO2 laser with a crossflow.