This paper describes a convenient method for spatial profiling of pulsed laser beams using the scanning knife-edge technique. This method is applied to a Nd:YAG laser and a chopped CO2 laser.
© 1985 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: June 2, 1984
Published: January 1, 1985
George Brost, Paul D. Horn, and Abdollah Abtahi, "Convenient spatial profiling of pulsed laser beams," Appl. Opt. 24, 38-40 (1985)