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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 20 — Oct. 15, 2004
  • pp: 2390–2392

Efficient continuous-wave generation in a self-organizing diode-pumped Nd:YVO4 laser with a reciprocal dynamic holographic cavity

Oleg N. Eremeykin, Oleg L. Antipov, Ara Minassian, and Michael J. Damzen  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 29, Issue 20, pp. 2390-2392 (2004)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.29.002390


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Abstract

A diode-pumped Nd:YVO4 laser is demonstrated that has a reciprocal self-intersecting loop cavity with self-organization by formation of a dynamic holographic grating induced by the generating beam. Continuous-wave high spatial quality generation (M2< 1.2) with 9.6 W of power and 32% optical efficiency is obtained. Spectral compositions and temporal dynamics are investigated as functions of diode-pumping power.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3410) Lasers and laser optics : Laser resonators
(140.3530) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, neodymium
(190.4360) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, devices

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Oleg N. Eremeykin, Oleg L. Antipov, Ara Minassian, and Michael J. Damzen, "Efficient continuous-wave generation in a self-organizing diode-pumped Nd:YVO4 laser with a reciprocal dynamic holographic cavity," Opt. Lett. 29, 2390-2392 (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-29-20-2390

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