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  • Vol. 27, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2002
  • pp: 1120–1122

36-W diode-pumped continuous-wave 1319-nm Nd:YAG ceramic laser

Junhua Lu, Jianren Lu, Tomoyo Murai, Kazunori Takaichi, Tomohiro Uematsu, Jianqiu Xu, Ken-ichi Ueda, Hideki Yagi, Takagimi Yanagitani, and Alexander A. Kaminskii  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 27, Issue 13, pp. 1120-1122 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.27.001120


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Abstract

Continuous-wave output at 1319 nm was obtained from a laser-diode-pumped 1% ceramic Nd:YAG laser. As much as 36.3-W output was obtained under pump power of 290 W, with an optical-to-optical conversion efficiency of 12.5%.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3480) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, diode-pumped
(140.5680) Lasers and laser optics : Rare earth and transition metal solid-state lasers
(160.3380) Materials : Laser materials

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Junhua Lu, Jianren Lu, Tomoyo Murai, Kazunori Takaichi, Tomohiro Uematsu, Jianqiu Xu, Ken-ichi Ueda, Hideki Yagi, Takagimi Yanagitani, and Alexander A. Kaminskii, "36-W diode-pumped continuous-wave 1319-nm Nd:YAG ceramic laser," Opt. Lett. 27, 1120-1122 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-27-13-1120


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