26 April 2007 Analysis of transverse field distributions in Porro prism resonators
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Proceedings Volume 6346, XVI International Symposium on Gas Flow, Chemical Lasers, and High-Power Lasers; 63462G (2007) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.739091
Event: XVI International Symposium on Gas Flow, Chemical Lasers, and High-Power Lasers, 2006, Gmunden, Austria
Abstract
A model to describe the transverse field distribution of the output beam from porro prism resonators is proposed. The model allows the prediction of the output transverse field distribution by assuming that the main areas of loss are located at the apexes of the porro prisms. Experimental work on a particular system showed some interested correlations between the time domain behavior of the resonator and the transverse field output. These findings are presented and discussed.
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Igor A. Litvin, Liesl Burger, Andrew Forbes, "Analysis of transverse field distributions in Porro prism resonators", Proc. SPIE 6346, XVI International Symposium on Gas Flow, Chemical Lasers, and High-Power Lasers, 63462G (26 April 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.739091; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.739091
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