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1 December 1991 Optical damage threshold of ion-exchanged glass waveguides at 1.06 um
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Proceedings Volume 1583, Integrated Optical Circuits; (1991) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.50872
Event: OE Fiber, 1991, Boston, MA, United States
Abstract
We report the measurement of the damage threshold of optical waveguides made by ion exchange in glass subjected to high peak power pulses from a mode-locked/Q-switched YAG laser operating at a wavelength of 1.06 mm. We found that waveguides made from a potassium-sodium exchange could tolerate at least ten times more guided peak power than silver-sodium exchanged guides.
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Jacques Albert, Wei-Jian Wang, and S. Iraj Najafi "Optical damage threshold of ion-exchanged glass waveguides at 1.06 um", Proc. SPIE 1583, Integrated Optical Circuits, (1 December 1991); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.50872
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