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  • Editor: James C. Wyant
  • Vol. 46, Iss. 22 — Aug. 1, 2007
  • pp: 4943–4947

Nanosecond pulsed Bessel–Gauss beam generated directly from a Nd:YAG axicon-based resonator

Fengtie Wu, Yunbin Chen, and Dongdong Guo  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 46, Issue 22, pp. 4943-4947 (2007)

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We present what we believe to be a novel, simple, and compact axicon-based resonator Nd:YAG laser in which a nanosecond pulsed Bessel–Gauss beam is generated directly for the first time. Using the theory of the Bessel–Gauss beam, theoretical analysis and numerical simulation are consistent with the experimental results.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3410) Lasers and laser optics : Laser resonators
(140.3540) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, Q-switched
(140.3580) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, solid-state

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

Original Manuscript: February 8, 2007
Revised Manuscript: April 27, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: May 18, 2007
Published: July 3, 2007

Fengtie Wu, Yunbin Chen, and Dongdong Guo, "Nanosecond pulsed Bessel-Gauss beam generated directly from a Nd:YAG axicon-based resonator," Appl. Opt. 46, 4943-4947 (2007)

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