We present laser characterization results of a high-power longitudinally diode-pumped Yb3+-doped Y2O3 ceramic laser. Slope efficiency as high as 44.5%, quasi-CW power in excess of 26 W and acousto-optically Q-switched operation are reported.
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M. Dubinskii, J. Simmons, A. Michael, A. Newburgh, L. Merkle, V. Castillo, and G. Quarles, " Quasi-CW Yb3+-Doped Y2O3 Ceramic Laser," in Advanced Solid-State Photonics, Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper WE3.
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