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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 12, Iss. 18 — Sep. 6, 2004
  • pp: 4313–4319

Diode-pumped Nd:YAG laser with reciprocal dynamic holographic cavity

O.L. Antipov, O.N. Eremeykin, A.V. Ievlev, and A.P. Savikin  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 12, Issue 18, pp. 4313-4319 (2004)

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A self-organizing laser based on a single diode-pumped Nd:YAG slab with reciprocal cavity completed by dynamic holographic gratings was created. The temporal dynamics, frequency spectrum and spatial characteristics of the generated beam were examined. A single-transverse-mode beam with up to 10 mJ pulse energy and 15% optical-to-optical efficiency was generated.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3410) Lasers and laser optics : Laser resonators
(140.3480) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, diode-pumped
(190.4360) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, devices

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Research Papers

Original Manuscript: August 5, 2004
Revised Manuscript: August 30, 2004
Published: September 6, 2004

O. Antipov, O. Eremeykin, A. Ievlev, and A. Savikin, "Diode-pumped Nd:YAG laser with reciprocal dynamic holographic cavity," Opt. Express 12, 4313-4319 (2004)

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