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  • Vol. 20, Iss. 10 — May. 15, 1995
  • pp: 1107–1109

Efficient conversion of high-power narrow-band Ti:sapphire laser radiation to the mid-infrared in KTiOAsO4

A. H. Kung  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 20, Issue 10, pp. 1107-1109 (1995)

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Photon conversion efficiencies of 60% at 2.92 μm and 25% at 4.5 μm of a high-power injection-seeded Ti:sapphire laser have been achieved by difference frequency mixing with the new crystal KTiOAsO4.

© 1995 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: January 4, 1995
Published: May 15, 1995

A. H. Kung, "Efficient conversion of high-power narrow-band Ti:sapphire laser radiation to the mid-infrared in KTiOAsO4," Opt. Lett. 20, 1107-1109 (1995)

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