The efficiency with which various microscope objectives and custom lenses collimate laser diode emission has been measured. Throughput efficiencies for diode operation above and below threshold are presented.
© 1985 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: January 28, 1985
Published: September 1, 1985
P. L. Fuhr, "Throughput comparison of microscope objectives and custom lenses for laser diode output beam collimation," Appl. Opt. 24, 2820-2822 (1985)