PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 7193
SPIE LASE: LASERS AND APPLICATIONS IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING | 24-29 JANUARY 2009
Solid State Lasers XVIII: Technology and Devices
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SPIE LASE: LASERS AND APPLICATIONS IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
24-29 January 2009
San Jose, California, United States
Front Matter
Proc. SPIE 7193, Front Matter: Volume 7193, 719301 (20 March 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.823717
Space-qualified Lasers
Proc. SPIE 7193, Some activities of MISSE 6 Mission, 719304 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.814870
Proc. SPIE 7193, Overview of space qualified solid state lasers development at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, 719305 (13 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.814954
Proc. SPIE 7193, Longevity validation of the LOLA laser design by extended vacuum testing of the LOLA engineering model laser, 719306 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.814883
Proc. SPIE 7193, Qualification of laser diode arrays for space applications, 719307 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.814950
High Power Pulsed Lasers
Proc. SPIE 7193, Q-switched Nd:YAG lasers for high average-power and high peak-power operation, 719309 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.814927
Proc. SPIE 7193, Power-scaling and prototyping of a gain switched Ti:Sapphire laser with a tuning range of 400 nm, 71930A (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809085
Proc. SPIE 7193, Slab lasers and second harmonic generation in near field, 71930C (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.812126
High Power Beam Delivery and Combining
Proc. SPIE 7193, Photothermal common-path interferometry (PCI): new developments, 71930D (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.814813
Proc. SPIE 7193, Characterizing high-power laser beams to detect the thermal load of optics and to identify limitations within the design of the optical system, 71930E (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808951
Proc. SPIE 7193, Fundamental-mode fiber-to-fiber coupling at high-power, 71930F (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808192
Ytterbium Lasers
Proc. SPIE 7193, High power multi-crystal cw and femtosecond mode-locked oscillators based on Yb:KYW, 71930I (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.806879
Proc. SPIE 7193, Diode-pumped Yb:KYW laser emitting at 981 nm by intracavity pumping, 71930J (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808563
Proc. SPIE 7193, Power scaling of ytterbium INNOSLAB amplifiers beyond 100W average power, 71930K (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.812816
Proc. SPIE 7193, Diode-pumped laser with Yb:YAG single-crystal fiber grown by the micro-pulling down technique, 71930L (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.807918
Vanadate Lasers
Proc. SPIE 7193, Comparative studies of Nd:YxGd1-xVO4 laser with direct and indirect pumping, 71930M (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.805618
Proc. SPIE 7193, Three-level operation in a diode-pumped Nd:GdVO4 laser and CW 440-nm generation, 71930N (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808562
Proc. SPIE 7193, Optimization of a high-power fiber-coupled diode-end-pumped Nd:YVO4 solid state laser, 71930O (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808539
Proc. SPIE 7193, A mode-hop-free tunable single-longitudinal-mode Nd:YVO4 laser with 25W of power at 1064nm, 71930P (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809288
Proc. SPIE 7193, Lasing of Yb in a mixed YGdVO4 crystal with bistability and polarization switching, 71930Q (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808495
Stabilized Lasers
Proc. SPIE 7193, Spectral narrowing and tunability of a high-power diffraction-limited ns-pulsed OPO/OPA system using transversely-chirped and temperature-tuned volume Bragg gratings, 71930R (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809405
Proc. SPIE 7193, Injection seeded single frequency Nd:YAG MOPA Q-switched laser, 71930S (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809696
Proc. SPIE 7193, Single-frequency glass waveguide lasers, 71930T (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.812390
Proc. SPIE 7193, Narrow linewidth tunable CW thulium fiber lasers with VBG and GMRF stabilization, 71930U (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.815317
Proc. SPIE 7193, A novel tunable diode laser using volume holographic gratings, 71930V (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.816045
Joint Session with Conference 7195: Visible and UV Lasers I
Proc. SPIE 7193, Highly stable UV-mode-locked lasers with an output power of 35 W at 355 nm, 71930W (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.810988
Proc. SPIE 7193, Nanosecond 389-nm coherent light source with injection seeding for nuclear spin polarization of 3He atoms, 71930X (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808168
Proc. SPIE 7193, High power UV generation at 355 nm by means of extracavity frequency conversion of a high repetition rate Innoslab MOPA system, 71930Y (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.813633
Joint Session with Conference 7197: Visible and UV Lasers II
Proc. SPIE 7193, Q-switched diode-pumped Nd:YAG rod laser with output power of 420W at 532nm and 160W at 355nm, 71930Z (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808345
OPS and VECSELs I
Proc. SPIE 7193, Recent developments in high-power short-wave mid-infrared semiconductor disk lasers, 719311 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.811977
Proc. SPIE 7193, OPS laser EPI design for different wavelengths, 719313 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.814934
Proc. SPIE 7193, Aberration insensitive resonators for OPS lasers, 719314 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.811742
OPS and VECSELs II
Proc. SPIE 7193, 1220 nm mode-locked GaInNAs disk laser, 719316 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.810555
Proc. SPIE 7193, GaInNAs semiconductor disk lasers as pump sources for Tm3+(,Ho3+)-doped glass, crystal and fibre lasers, 719317 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.811116
Semiconductor Lasers with Harmonic Generation
Proc. SPIE 7193, Deep-ultraviolet frequency converted optically pumped semiconductor laser, 719318 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.811888
Proc. SPIE 7193, Intracavity-tripled optically pumped semiconductor laser at 355 nm, 719319 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.816073
Proc. SPIE 7193, Ultra-narrow bandwidth OPS laser in the green-yellow wavelength range for Raman spectroscopy, 71931A (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808949
Proc. SPIE 7193, Compact Watt-class visible light sources using direct frequency-doubled edge-emitting diode lasers, 71931C (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.814929
Proc. SPIE 7193, High-power pulsed intra-cavity frequency doubled vertical extended cavity blue laser arrays, 71931D (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.816035
Proc. SPIE 7193, Compact blue light sources based on grating coupled surface emitting lasers, 71931E (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.816387
Mid-Infrared Lasers
Proc. SPIE 7193, GaSb-based compounds tailored for MID-IR disk lasers, 71931F (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.816221
Proc. SPIE 7193, Lead-chalcogenide VECSELs on Si and BaF2 for 5 μm emission, 71931G (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.816359
Proc. SPIE 7193, Tm:fiber laser in-band pumping a cryogenically cooled Ho:YAG laser, 71931H (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809165
Proc. SPIE 7193, Widely tunable (>100 nm) continuous-wave narrow-linewidth high-power thulium fiber laser, 71931I (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.815316
Proc. SPIE 7193, 10-watt room-temperature Er-fiber-laser-pumped pure CW polycrystalline Cr2+:ZnS laser, 71931J (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809622
Proc. SPIE 7193, Bulk Fe:ZnSe laser gain-switched by the Q-switched Er:YAG laser, 71931K (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.810257
Ultrafast Lasers
Proc. SPIE 7193, High-energy ultrafast thin-disk oscillators, 71931L (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.813480
Proc. SPIE 7193, Compact cavity dumped broadband laser oscillator, 71931M (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.812275
Proc. SPIE 7193, Short-pulse-OPO for near-infrared bandwidths up to 150 nm, 71931P (6 March 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.812267
Proc. SPIE 7193, Light-matter interaction processes behind intracavity mode-locking devices, 71931Q (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.814868
Disk Lasers
Proc. SPIE 7193, Disk laser: a new generation of industrial lasers, 71931R (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.805607
Proc. SPIE 7193, 50-kHz, 400-μJ, sub-100-fs pulses from a thin disk laser amplifier, 71931S (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.812960
Proc. SPIE 7193, The broad applicability of the disk laser principle: from CW to ps, 71931T (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808255
Proc. SPIE 7193, Quenching processes in Yb lasers: correlation to the valence stability of the Yb ion, 71931U (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808767
Proc. SPIE 7193, Thin disk laser: power scaling to the kW regime in fundamental mode operation, 71931V (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809031
Laser Materials
Proc. SPIE 7193, Development of ceramic solid state laser host materials, 71931X (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.813785
Proc. SPIE 7193, Single-frequency Nd:YGG laser at 935 nm for future water-vapour DIAL systems, 71931Y (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.814715
Proc. SPIE 7193, Quasi-continuously pumped operation of 2.4% doped crystalline Nd:YAG in a bounce geometry, 719320 (28 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.807818