A peak power of 300 W of a microwave pumped XeCl laser has been obtained without preionization techniques. So far the system operates at a repetition frequency of 10 Hz. The pulse width was determined to be 65 ns.
© 1990 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: July 31, 1989
Published: March 20, 1990
Hans H. Klingenberg, F. Gekat, and G. Spindler, "L-band microwave pumped XeCl laser without preionization," Appl. Opt. 29, 1246-1248 (1990)