4 April 2007 Thermally induced wavefront distortions in laser ceramics
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We have studied the effect of strong statistical dispersion of thermal lensing in laser ceramics. This effect is specific to ceramics and has no analogues either in glasses or crystals. The consequence of this effect is a spatial phase modulation with a characteristic size ofthe order ofa grain size.
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I. B. Mukhin, O. V. Palashov, I. L. Snetkov, E. A. Khazanov, "Thermally induced wavefront distortions in laser ceramics", Proc. SPIE 6610, Laser Optics 2006: Solid State Lasers and Nonlinear Frequency Conversion, 66100N (4 April 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.739999; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.739999
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