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  • Vol. 25, Iss. 2 — Jan. 15, 2000
  • pp: 105–107

High-brightness 138-W green laser based on an intracavity-frequency-doubled diode-side-pumped Q-switched Nd:YAG laser

Susumu Konno, Tetsuo Kojima, Shuichi Fujikawa, and Koji Yasui  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 25, Issue 2, pp. 105-107 (2000)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.25.000105


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Abstract

Green power of 138 W was generated at an estimated beam quality of M2 = 11 by intracavity frequency doubling of a diode-pumped Nd:YAG laser. The laser employs a diffusive close-coupled diode-pumping design and a bifocusing-compensation resonator design to ensure stable operation.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3480) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, diode-pumped
(140.3540) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, Q-switched
(140.3580) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, solid-state
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing

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Susumu Konno, Tetsuo Kojima, Shuichi Fujikawa, and Koji Yasui, "High-brightness 138-W green laser based on an intracavity-frequency-doubled diode-side-pumped Q-switched Nd:YAG laser," Opt. Lett. 25, 105-107 (2000)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-25-2-105


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