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Diode pumped CW Nd:YAG laser operating at 938.5nm

K.Koch, W.A.Clarkson, and D.C.Hanna

Abstract

Efficient operation of a Nd:YAG laser on the quasi-three-level transition at 938.5nm, end-pumped by a 20W diode bar is reported. For the maximum available incident power of 13.6W we have obtained a cw laser output at room temperature of 2.0W in a near diffraction limited TEM00 beam.


Electronics Letters (1996) Vol.32(6) pp.553-554

doi: 10.1049/el:19960400

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