23 June 1986 Athermal Nd:Bel Lasers
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Proceedings Volume 0622, High Power and Solid State Lasers; (1986) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.961165
Event: O-E/LASE'86 Symposium, 1986, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Abstract
Recent measurements of dn/dT in Nd:BEL have suggested that a judicious selection of crystallographic orientation can yield laser rods that exibit greatly reduced thermal lensing. Such "athermal" rods have been fabricated. Their optical properties and laser performance is reported.
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T. Chin, T. Chin, R. C. Morrris, R. C. Morrris, O. Kafri, O. Kafri, M. Long, M. Long, D. F . Heller, D. F . Heller, } "Athermal Nd:Bel Lasers", Proc. SPIE 0622, High Power and Solid State Lasers, (23 June 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.961165; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.961165
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