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  • Vol. 14, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 1989
  • pp: 665–667

Gain measurements at 18.22 nm in C vi generated by a Nd:glass laser

D. Kim, C. H. Skinner, G. Umesh, and S. Suckewer  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 14, Issue 13, pp. 665-667 (1989)

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We present recent gain measurements in C vi at 18.22 nm for a soft-x-ray amplifier produced by a line-focused glass laser (1.053 μm) on a solid carbon target. The maximum gain measured was 8 ± 2 cm−1 in the recombining plasma column, with additional radiation cooling by iron impurities.

© 1989 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: September 19, 1988
Manuscript Accepted: April 11, 1989
Published: July 1, 1989

D. Kim, C. H. Skinner, G. Umesh, and S. Suckewer, "Gain measurements at 18.22 nm in C vi generated by a Nd:glass laser," Opt. Lett. 14, 665-667 (1989)

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