Multiterawatt laser systems, particularly the Novette system at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, are simulated using statistical-optics techniques. The results are compared with experimental observations.
© 1985 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: April 11, 1984
Manuscript Accepted: December 10, 1984
Published: April 1, 1985
K. R. Manes and W. W. Simmons, "Statistical optics applied to high-power glass lasers," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 2, 528-538 (1985)