A five-mirror cavity suitable for passively mode-locked dye lasers is analyzed and also modeled on the computer. Simple approaches for constructing a compensated cavity are shown. Experiments are performed confirming the theoretical results.
© 1981 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: September 2, 1980
Published: February 1, 1981
Kenneth K. Li, Andrew Dienes, and John R. Whinnery, "Stability and astigmatic compensation analysis of five-mirror cavity for mode-locked dye lasers," Appl. Opt. 20, 407-411 (1981)