Beam collapse as an explanation for anomalous ocular damage

James A. Powell, Jerome V Moloney, Alan C Newell, Richard A. Albanese

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The topic of ocular damage is discussed. A two-dimensional beam collapse analysis and the nonlinear Schrodinger equation. The effects of Debye relaxation are discussed. A three-dimensional collapse analysis is also presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1230-1241
Number of pages12
JournalApplied Optics
Issue number29
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1993


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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