1 September 1986 Characteristics Of An Ultraviolet Preionized High Power Nitrogen Laser
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The effect of UV preionization in a discharge-excited high power nitrogen laser is presented. A maximum energy of 7.7 mJ in a 4.7 ns pulse is reported for the case of a N2/He mixture. An increase of the output energy by 65% with the addition of SF6, an electron quencher, is also observed.
T. Efthimiopoulos, T. Efthimiopoulos, Ch. Bacharides, Ch. Bacharides, } "Characteristics Of An Ultraviolet Preionized High Power Nitrogen Laser," Optical Engineering 25(9), 251055 (1 September 1986). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.7973953 . Submission:
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