What is optical maser?

  • (noun): An acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation; an optical device that produces an intense monochromatic beam of coherent light.
    Synonyms: laser

Some articles on optical maser:

William R. Bennett, Jr. - Patents
... " Gas Optical Maser" (with A. 15, 1964) " Gas Optical Maser" (with A. 1, 1964) "Frequency Stabilized Optical Maser ", U ...

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