1 June 1992 Specification of large-aperture Nd:phosphate glass laser disks
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Proceedings Volume 1627, Solid State Lasers III; (1992) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.60161
Event: OE/LASE '92, 1992, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Abstract
The purchase of large (15- and 20-cm clear aperture) Brewster-angle laser disks involves the specification of a large number of often conflicting parameters, all of which bear on performance and cost. Furthermore, the laser requirements often approach the state-of-the-art in glass-melting technology and the parameter measurement. This paper enumerates the relevant parameters, the trade-offs made in their selection, and the test procedures and instrumentation required to ensure compliance with the specification.
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Milton J. Shoup, Milton J. Shoup, Stephen D. Jacobs, Stephen D. Jacobs, John H. Kelly, John H. Kelly, Christopher T. Cotton, Christopher T. Cotton, Samuel F.B. Morse, Samuel F.B. Morse, Steven A. Kumpan, Steven A. Kumpan, } "Specification of large-aperture Nd:phosphate glass laser disks", Proc. SPIE 1627, Solid State Lasers III, (1 June 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.60161; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.60161
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