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  • Vol. 22, Iss. 21 — Nov. 1, 1983
  • pp: 3335–3337

High-efficiency high-energy slab dye laser for photobiological experiments

P. Mazzinghi, V. Rivano, and P. Burlamacchi  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 22, Issue 21, pp. 3335-3337 (1983)

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A flashlamp-pumped dye laser which gives 5-J 15-μsec pulses at 10-Hz repetition rate with 1.8% efficiency is described, the main use is for photobiological experiments. The design criteria and the performance obtained with several laser dyes are presented and discussed.

© 1983 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: July 28, 1983
Published: November 1, 1983

P. Mazzinghi, V. Rivano, and P. Burlamacchi, "High-efficiency high-energy slab dye laser for photobiological experiments," Appl. Opt. 22, 3335-3337 (1983)

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