8 March 1995 Matrix analysis and design for grating-laser resonators
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Proceedings Volume 2461, ROMOPTO '94: Fourth Conference in Optics; (1995) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.203552
Event: ROMOPTO '94: 4th Conference on Optics, 1994, Bucharest, Romania
Abstract
This paper deals with the analysis and design of dye-laser resonators, using an optical transfer matrix which describes the behavior of a plane grating in Littrow mounting. The presence of a diffraction grating in a resonator cavity introduces an operation asymmetry in the planes parallel and transverse to the grating's grooves (X and Y operations). Our matrix analysis allows to characterize the resonator stability for both operation planes. Several resonator configurations are discussed and an improved design is proposed.
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Andrei Belea, Gheorghe Ilie, Marius Micluta, "Matrix analysis and design for grating-laser resonators", Proc. SPIE 2461, ROMOPTO '94: Fourth Conference in Optics, (8 March 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.203552; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.203552
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