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  • Vol. 18, Iss. 24 — Dec. 15, 1993
  • pp: 2117–2119

Optical synthesis of a high-energy uniform and uniphase laser emission

F. Saviot, E. Mottay, M. Vampouille, and B. Colombeau  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 18, Issue 24, pp. 2117-2119 (1993)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.18.002117


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Abstract

A new concept of laser resonator, which uses two binary transmittance filters in two conjugated Fourier planes, can synthesize various optical waves. We have implemented this method on a Nd:YAG oscillator and produced high-energy (>200-mJ) short-duration pulses with uniform amplitude and spatial phase distribution on a circular cross section.

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History
Original Manuscript: July 7, 1993
Published: December 15, 1993

Citation
F. Saviot, M. Vampouille, B. Colombeau, and E. Mottay, "Optical synthesis of a high-energy uniform and uniphase laser emission," Opt. Lett. 18, 2117-2119 (1993)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-18-24-2117


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