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  • Vol. 39, Iss. 3 — Jan. 20, 2000
  • pp: 431–434

Linearly Polarized 100-W Output From a Diode-Pumped Nd:YAlO Laser

Ruifen Wu, Poh Boon Phua, and Kin Seng Lai  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 39, Issue 3, pp. 431-434 (2000)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.39.000431


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Abstract

We demonstrate a compact cw diode-pumped Nd:YAlO laser that can produce 100 W of power at 1079 nm and 18.3 W at 1341 nm. Lasing and nonlasing thermal lensing data are presented.

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OCIS Codes
(140.2010) Lasers and laser optics : Diode laser arrays
(140.3580) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, solid-state
(140.6810) Lasers and laser optics : Thermal effects
(350.6830) Other areas of optics : Thermal lensing

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Ruifen Wu, Poh Boon Phua, and Kin Seng Lai, "Linearly Polarized 100-W Output From a Diode-Pumped Nd:YAlO Laser," Appl. Opt. 39, 431-434 (2000)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-39-3-431


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