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  • Vol. 7, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1982
  • pp: 28–30

Frequency-modulation spectroscopy with a pulsed dye laser

T. F. Gallagher, R. Kachru, F. Gounand, G. C. Bjorklund, and W. Lenth  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 7, Issue 1, pp. 28-30 (1982)

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We report the use of frequency-modulation spectroscopy with a Nd:YAG-pumped dye laser of 5-nsec pulse duration. In spite of the fact that the dye laser is not transform limited and has 30% peak-to-peak intensity fluctuations, we are easily able to measure absorptions as small as 2%.

© 1982 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: September 24, 1981
Published: January 1, 1982

T. F. Gallagher, G. C. Bjorklund, W. Lenth, R. Kachru, and F. Gounand, "Frequency-modulation spectroscopy with a pulsed dye laser," Opt. Lett. 7, 28-30 (1982)

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