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Compact imaging spectrometer utilizing immersed gratings

United States Patent

December 20, 2005
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A compact imaging spectrometer comprising an entrance slit for directing light, lens means for receiving the light, refracting the light, and focusing the light; an immersed diffraction grating that receives the light from the lens means and defracts the light, the immersed diffraction grating directing the detracted light back to the lens means; and a detector that receives the light from the lens means.
Lerner; Scott A. (Livermore, CA)
The Regents of the University of California (Oakland, CA)
10/ 680,847
October 6, 2003
The United States Government has rights in this invention pursuant to Contract No. W-7405-ENG-48 between the United States Department of Energy and the University of California for the operation of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.