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  • Vol. 18, Iss. 9 — May. 1, 1993
  • pp: 711–713

High-energy gain-guided Ti:Al2O3 oscillator

Frédérick Estable, Eric Mottay, and François Salin  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 18, Issue 9, pp. 711-713 (1993)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.18.000711


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Abstract

We report the use of gain guiding in a Ti:Al2O3 rod to produce 150-mJ tunable pulses from a flat–flat resonator with an excellent efficiency. The output beam is Gaussian and 1.3 times diffraction limited.

© 1993 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: November 3, 1992
Published: May 1, 1993

Citation
Frédérick Estable, François Salin, and Eric Mottay, "High-energy gain-guided Ti:Al2O3 oscillator," Opt. Lett. 18, 711-713 (1993)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-18-9-711


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