25 September 1989 Growth Of Small Laser Crystals For Study Of Energy Kinetics And Spectroscopy
Author Affiliations +
The laser heated pedestal growth technique is presented as a fast and cost effective means of supplying small crystals for laser material evaluation. A simple method of preparing source rods to feed this crystal growth is described. High quality crystals of rare earth doped garnets are grown for laser induced fluorescence study. This results in a comprehensive study of energy kinetics in Tm:YAG and the determination of the microparameter CDA for cross relaxation of Tm3+.(3H4).
© (1989) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
R. S. F. Chang, R. S. F. Chang, S. Sengupta, S. Sengupta, G. J. Dixon, G. J. Dixon, L. B. Shaw, L. B. Shaw, N. Djeu, N. Djeu, } "Growth Of Small Laser Crystals For Study Of Energy Kinetics And Spectroscopy", Proc. SPIE 1104, Growth, Characterization, and Applications of Laser Host and Nonlinear Crystals, (25 September 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.960600; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.960600


Physics and technology of tunable laser crystals
Proceedings of SPIE (September 21 1997)
Up-conversion in YLF:Yb3+,Tm3+ laser crystals
Proceedings of SPIE (December 28 1998)
Laser Heated Pedestal Growth Of Nd Doped Oxide Crystals For...
Proceedings of SPIE (September 24 1989)
Ultraviolet and blue wavelength emission in YAG:Tm3+
Proceedings of SPIE (February 28 1995)

Back to Top