11 January 2000 Computer-aided physical design of large-bore copper-vapor laser
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Proceedings Volume 3886, High-Power Lasers in Energy Engineering; (2000) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.375115
Event: Advanced High-Power Lasers and Applications, 1999, Osaka, Japan
A kinetic model for a series of large-bore copper-vapor lasers is completed. It includes the electric differential circuit equations and the nonlinear partial kinetic equations, and the equations are resolved by the method of Runge-Kutta and implicit difference respectively. On the basis of consistent computational results the radius kinetic parameters are presented, they are stimulating electric field, the plasma electron temperature and output power under different charging voltage are presented. The space- time behavior of the laser intensity is also shown in this paper, then we can conclude that the buffer gas pressure takes an important role in the large bore copper vapor laser. There is very agreement that exists between the calculated and measured results for the diameter of 6.5-cm copper vapor laser. So we predict some results of the copper vapor laser of diameter of 8.0 cm.
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Deli Yu, Deli Yu, Yongxiang Tao, Yongxiang Tao, Xianhua Yin, Xianhua Yin, Runwen Wang, Runwen Wang, "Computer-aided physical design of large-bore copper-vapor laser", Proc. SPIE 3886, High-Power Lasers in Energy Engineering, (11 January 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.375115; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.375115


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