25 August 1995 Sodium beacon laser system for the Lick Observatory
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Abstract
The installation and performance characteristics of a 20 W sodium beacon laser system for the 3 m Shane telescope at the Lick Observatory are presented.
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Herbert W. Friedman, Gaylen V. Erbert, Thomas C. Kuklo, J. Thaddeus Salmon, David A. Smauley, Gary R. Thompson, Jody G. Malik, Jen Nan Wong, Vernon Keith Kanz, Kurt P. Neeb, "Sodium beacon laser system for the Lick Observatory", Proc. SPIE 2534, Adaptive Optical Systems and Applications, (25 August 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.217734; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.217734
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Telescopes

Optical amplifiers

Diagnostics

Laser systems engineering

Dye lasers

Fiber amplifiers

Observatories

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