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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 1, Iss. 4 — Jul. 1, 1962
  • pp: 513–516

Continuous Optically Pumped Cs Laser

P. Rabinowitz, S. Jacobs, and G. Gould  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 1, Issue 4, pp. 513-516 (1962)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.1.000513


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Abstract

A continuously operating 7.18-μ laser oscillator has been built using optically pumped cesium vapor as the amplifying medium. A power of 50 μw is coupled out of the confocal resonator by means of a 45° BaF2 pickoff window. The measured intensity distribution is in good agreement with that derived from the Boyd-Gordon expression for the lowest-order mode.

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History
Original Manuscript: April 16, 1962
Published: July 1, 1962

Citation
P. Rabinowitz, S. Jacobs, and G. Gould, "Continuous Optically Pumped Cs Laser," Appl. Opt. 1, 513-516 (1962)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-1-4-513


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