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  • Vol. 24, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 1999
  • pp: 902–904

90° phase-matched third-harmonic generation of CO2 laser frequencies in AgGa1-xInxSe2

Eiko Takaoka and Kiyoshi Kato  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 24, Issue 13, pp. 902-904 (1999)

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AgGa1-x InxSe2 with x=0.474 was found to be 90° phase matchable for third-harmonic generation of CO2 laser wavelengths 9.2714–10.5910 μm by means of temperature tuning. Sellmeier equations and the thermo-optic constant for this crystal are presented.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3470) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, carbon dioxide
(160.6840) Materials : Thermo-optical materials
(190.4970) Nonlinear optics : Parametric oscillators and amplifiers

Eiko Takaoka and Kiyoshi Kato, "90° phase-matched third-harmonic generation of CO2 laser frequencies in AgGa1-xInxSe2," Opt. Lett. 24, 902-904 (1999)

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