1 August 1991 Unstable resonator with a super-Gaussian dielectric mirror for Nd:YAG Q-switched laser
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Proceedings Volume 1391, Laser Technology III; (1991) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.57205
Event: Laser Technology III, 1990, Szczecin, Poland
Abstract
An outputcoupler with radially variable reflectivity mirror (VRM) of a supergaussian profile obtained by thin film deposition technique on a glass substrate is presented. Application to a pulsed Nd:VAG laser with a confocal pbranch unstable resonator has produced diffraction limited output beams. Output characteristics of the osci I 1 ator Wi th prof i 1 ed and nonprof i I ed (uni form) outputcoup 1 ers and the same peak reflectivity were also compared.
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Jozef Firak, Jan Marczak, Antoni Sarzynski, "Unstable resonator with a super-Gaussian dielectric mirror for Nd:YAG Q-switched laser", Proc. SPIE 1391, Laser Technology III, (1 August 1991); doi: 10.1117/12.57205; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.57205
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