We have built a single-frequency Nd:YAG laser capable of producing an output power of 101 W by injection locking a slave laser that can emit an output power of 121 W in the free-running state to a 2-W master laser. We confirmed that the output mode was diffraction limited and linearly polarized.
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Kohei Takeno, Takafumi Ozeki, Shigenori Moriwaki, and Norikatsu Mio, "100 W, single-frequency operation of an injection-locked Nd:YAG laser," Opt. Lett. 30, 2110-2112 (2005)