Time-Resolution Spectroscopy

  • Francis D. Harrington
Conference paper
Part of the Developments in Applied Spectroscopy book series (DAIS, volume 2)


Time-resolution spectroscopy is concerned with the evaluation of temporal spectral variations in a radiating source, which is frequently a rapidly occurring optical phenomenon. The observational information required for this type of spectrum analysis is recorded either by film, using a time-resolving spectrograph, or by electronic sensing devices adapted to a standard spectrograph. The characteristics of these instruments and their applications to studies of exploding wires and nuclear explosions will be discussed in terms of the information desired and results obtained.


Nuclear Explosion Spectral Radiance Color Temperature Naval Research Laboratory Vertical Slit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Francis D. Harrington
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  1. 1.U. S. Naval Research LaboratoryUSA

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