27 March 1985 A High-Pressure Corona-Preionized XeC1-Laser
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Proceedings Volume 0492, 1984 European Conf on Optics, Optical Systems, and Applications; (1985) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.943670
Event: 1984 European Conference on Optics, Optical Systems and Applications, 1984, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Abstract
Up till now the best performance of XeCl-lasers has been obtained by constructing systems with a low circuit inductance consisting of a waterline in series with a multi-spark gap. This multi-spark gap is required for obtaining a high voltage and therefore a high current rising speed. A serious disadvantage of a multi-spark gap however is, that it dissipates energy and contributes significantly to the total selfinductance of the system. We will discuss a construction, based on the corona-preionization technique, which functions as a system with multi-spark gap however without adding to the system self-inductance.
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G. J. Ernst, A. B.M. Nieuwenhuis, K. M. Abramski, "A High-Pressure Corona-Preionized XeC1-Laser", Proc. SPIE 0492, 1984 European Conf on Optics, Optical Systems, and Applications, (27 March 1985); doi: 10.1117/12.943670; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.943670
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