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  • Vol. 28, Iss. 17 — Sep. 1, 1989
  • pp: 3553–3555

Blue-green (450-nm) upconversion Tm3+:YLF laser

Dinh C. Nguyen, George E. Faulkner, and Michael Dulick  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 28, Issue 17, pp. 3553-3555 (1989)

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We report an upconversion laser that is pumped by two colors—one red and one near infrared—and emits in the blue-green region.

© 1989 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: June 6, 1989
Published: September 1, 1989

Dinh C. Nguyen, George E. Faulkner, and Michael Dulick, "Blue-green (450-nm) upconversion Tm3+:YLF laser," Appl. Opt. 28, 3553-3555 (1989)

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