Nanosecond Acoustic Strain Pulses from CdS Phonon Masers

Authors

  • M. D. Smeaton Department of Physics, University of British Columbia Vancouver, B.C., Canada
  • R. C. Hughes Department of Physics, University of British Columbia Vancouver, B.C., Canada
  • J. Vrba Department of Physics, University of British Columbia Vancouver, B.C., Canada
  • R. R. Haering Department of Physics, University of British Columbia Vancouver, B.C., Canada

Abstract

Observations of nanosecond strain pulses generated by a mode-locked CdS phonon maser are reported. Peak strains exceeding 5x10~5 have been measured. An analogy is drawn between the observed mode-locked operation and a repetitive pulse generator.

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Published

1976-04-01

How to Cite

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Smeaton MD, Hughes RC, Vrba J, Haering RR. Nanosecond Acoustic Strain Pulses from CdS Phonon Masers. Canadian Acoustics [Internet]. 1976 Apr. 1 [cited 2024 Jul. 14];4(2):30-5. Available from: https://jcaa.caa-aca.ca/index.php/jcaa/article/view/390

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Technical Articles