12 May 1986 Pointing Alignment By Orthogonal Phase-Lock Feedback Loops
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Proceedings Volume 0608, Optical Alignment III; (1986); doi: 10.1117/12.976190
Event: O-E/LASE'86 Symposium, 1986, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Abstract
Orthogonally acting phase-locked loops operating at distinct, well-separated dither frequencies are used to automatically align (maximize output power) an argon ion pump laser, its pointing into a ring dye laser, and optimize a dye laser beam coupling into a single mode fiber of 4 micron core diameter. Such a system of feedback loops or combination of them is an ATOM (Alignment Through Orthogonal Maxima).
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M. C. Rushford, P. J. Kuzmenko, "Pointing Alignment By Orthogonal Phase-Lock Feedback Loops", Proc. SPIE 0608, Optical Alignment III, (12 May 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.976190; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.976190
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Dye lasers

Argon ion lasers

Chemical species

Feedback loops

Mirrors

Prisms

Cladding

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