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Limited Distribution Event Proceedings
2012 Advanced High Power Laser Meeting

The items listed below constitute the unclassified, limited distribution proceedings from the 2012 Advanced High Power Laser Meeting.
Persons with the necessary credentials can obtain copies of the items below by contacting DE2AC@jto.hpc.mil.

Unless otherwise noted, presentations only are available for each entry.



Limited Distribution C Publications       Limited Distribution D Publications
 
Limited Distribution C Proceedings
* Distribution authorized to employees of US Government and its contractors.

Joint Session Proceedings

The Laser - Beam Control Interface
Transitioning to Electric Lasers
Jack Slater, Schafer
Challenges for Integrating HEL Phased Array System (HELPAS) Technologies into a Complete Weapon System
Kevin Probst, Coregroup
Evolution of Beam Control Systems
John Albertine, Consultant

Beam Control Conference

Phased Arrays I: System Basics
Laser Array Weapon (LAW) Beam Control Concept Reference Benchmark
Doug Rigdon, AFRL/RDTA

Phased Arrays II: Target Based Sensing
Phasing an Array of Laser Beams on Extended Targets Using Target-Based Phasing
David Mann, the Optical Sciences Company
Conformal Laser Weapon System (CLAWS) Development
Jeffrey Barchers, Nutronics, Inc.
Coherent Array with Stair-Mode Correction (Paper included)
Wesley Green, Air Force Research Laboratory
Experimental Simulation of Phased Array Laser Systems Using Paired- Aperture Interference Resolved Sampling (PAIRS) Method (Paper included)
Sami Shakir, Air Force Research Laboratory

Atmospherics I: Deep Turbulence: Systems and Applications
Deep Turbulence Compensation Test Results using the Adaptive Tactical Laser System (ATLAS)
Jeffrey Barchers, Nutronics, Inc
CEBL Characterizing Earth's Boundary Layer
Jason Holzman, Air Force Research Laboratory/RDS
Estimation of Key Turbulence Parameters from the SOR Turbulence Sensor (SORTS)
Terry Brennan, the Optical Sciences Company
Laser Beam Propagation over 149 km Propagation Path: Analysis of Experimental Results and Wave Optics Simulations (Paper included)
V.S. Rao Gudimetla, Air Force Research Laboratory/RDSM

Atmospherics II: Deep Turbulence: Novel Concepts for Turbulence Compensation
Simulation of Phase Control for Deep Turbulence Compensation
Donald Link, MZA Associates Corporation
Analysis of Whole Beam and Fine Scale Stability and Performance for Compensation of Thermal Blooming
Jeffrey Barchers, Nutronics, Inc.

Phased Array Components, Modeling, and Beam Directors
Bandwidth and Control Considerations for Target-Based Phasing Approaches
David Mann, the Optical Sciences Company
High Power Routers and Combiners for Phased Array Systems
Terry Dorschner, Raytheon Company

Coatings and Component Development
A Very Fast Steering "Mirror"
Andrew McKie, Raytheon Network Centric Systems
Laboratory Testing of a Curved Deformable Mirror (DM)
Marc Jacoby, Optical Physics Company
Optimized Thermal Capability of Cooled Lightweight Silicon Carbide for HEL Systems
Marc Jacoby, Optical Physics Company

Adaptive Optics and Sensors
Segmented Deformable Mirror for HEL Applications
Allan Wirth, Northrop Grumman

Aero Optics Theory and Measurement
Statistical Analysis and Predictive Estimation of Aero-Optics Data
Terry Brennan, the Optical Sciences Company

Free Electron Laser Conference

Free Electron Laser Conference
Laser Pulse Shaping Technique For Low Emittance Electron Beam Generation
Conor Pogue, Naval Postgraduate School

Solid State and Diode Laser Technology Review

Laser Beam Combination
Recent Developments in Coherent Laser Combination Using a Self-Fourier Cavity
Christopher Corcoran, Corcoran Engineering


Limited Distribution D Proceedings
* Distribution authorized to employees of the DoD and its contractors.

Beam Control Conference

Phased Arrays I: System Basics
Conformal Phased Array Turbulent Boundary Layer Aero Optics
Matthew Whitely, MZA Associates Corp

Atmospherics I: Deep Turbulence: Systems and Applications
ASALT Tech Transition Update and Status
Patrick Kelly, Air Force Research Laboratory/RDS
Inertial Sensing Considerations for HEL Weapons System Integration
Robert Pawlak, NSWCDD/i>

Atmospherics II: Deep Turbulence: Novel Concepts for Turbulence Compensation
Reducing Atmospheric Modeling Uncertainties for BC Testing with Full-Path Turbulence Profiling
Matthew Whitely, MZA Associates Corporation

Acquisition, Tracking & Pointing and Aimpoint Maintenance
Reference Library of Synthetic Scenes for Development and Evaluation of Tactical Track Algorithms
Aaron Dalbey, Air Force Research laboratory/RDSEH

Coatings and Component Development
Analysis of Power Requirements for Deformable Mirror Drive Electronics in Kolmogorov Turbulence
Justin Mansell, MZA Associates Corporation
Improved High Power DMs for HEL Weapons Systems
Justin Mansell, MZA Associates Corporation

Adaptive Optics and Sensors
Spatial-Temporal AO for C-130 Open-Port Beam Projection
David Goorskey, MZA Associates Corporation

Aero Optics Theory and Measurement
Comparison of CFD and Flight Test Aero-Optical Data for the Airborne Aero-Optics Lab
William Coirier, Kratos/Digital Fusion Inc.
Predictive Modeling for Aero-Mechanical Line-of-Sight Stabilization
Matthew Whitely, MZA Associates Corporation
Laser Induced Air Breakdown Beacon for Aero-Effects Mitigation: Characterization, System Requirements, and Engagement Modeling
David Goorskey, MZA Associates Corporation

 
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