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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: James C. Wyant
  • Vol. 46, Iss. 22 — Aug. 1, 2007
  • pp: 4943–4947

Nanosecond pulsed Bessel–Gauss beam generated directly from a Nd:YAG axicon-based resonator

Fengtie Wu, Yunbin Chen, and Dongdong Guo  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 46, Issue 22, pp. 4943-4947 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.46.004943


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Abstract

We present what we believe to be a novel, simple, and compact axicon-based resonator Nd:YAG laser in which a nanosecond pulsed Bessel–Gauss beam is generated directly for the first time. Using the theory of the Bessel–Gauss beam, theoretical analysis and numerical simulation are consistent with the experimental results.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.3410) Lasers and laser optics : Laser resonators
(140.3540) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, Q-switched
(140.3580) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, solid-state

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: February 8, 2007
Revised Manuscript: April 27, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: May 18, 2007
Published: July 3, 2007

Citation
Fengtie Wu, Yunbin Chen, and Dongdong Guo, "Nanosecond pulsed Bessel-Gauss beam generated directly from a Nd:YAG axicon-based resonator," Appl. Opt. 46, 4943-4947 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-46-22-4943


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