17 June 1993 Pumping dynamics in Yb:Er phosphate glasses
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Proceedings Volume 1864, Solid State Lasers IV; (1993) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.146880
Event: OE/LASE'93: Optics, Electro-Optics, and Laser Applications in Scienceand Engineering, 1993, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Abstract
Transient changes of erbium ion level populations in Yb:Er:phosphate glass caused by flashlamp or Nd:glass laser excitation were measured. Dependence of laser pumping efficiency on laser pulse duration was studied for two samples with different Er3+ ion concentrations. Diffusion bottleneck due to low erbium concentration is shown to influence considerably the Yb-Er sensitization process.
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Boris Majaron, Boris Majaron, Matjaz Lukac, Matjaz Lukac, Tanja Rupnik, Tanja Rupnik, } "Pumping dynamics in Yb:Er phosphate glasses", Proc. SPIE 1864, Solid State Lasers IV, (17 June 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.146880; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.146880
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