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  • Vol. 22, Iss. 8 — Apr. 15, 1983
  • pp: 1131–1132

Measurement of laser beam divergence

Joel Falk  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 22, Issue 8, pp. 1131-1132 (1983)

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Original Manuscript: August 2, 1982
Published: April 15, 1983

Joel Falk, "Measurement of laser beam divergence," Appl. Opt. 22, 1131-1132 (1983)

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