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Mirrors and methods of making same

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A mirror having a first substrate and a reflective film formed on the first substrate, the reflective film made of mercury and at least one metal, wherein the mirror is operative such that light incident upon the first substrate and having an intensity that falls below a fluence threshold is reflected by the reflective film, and light incident upon the first substrate and having an intensity that exceeds the fluence threshold passes through the reflective film.

Inventors: 
Hoffman, Robert Clinton
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
Materials and Coatings
FIle Date: 
2008-03-11
Grant Date: 
2013-02-12
Grant time: 
1,799 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
33
Claim count percentile rank: 
5
Citations percentile rank: 
4
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
US ARMY