Reliable operation of a proustite parametric oscillator


Hanna, D.C., Luther-Davies, B., Rutt, H.N. and Smith, R.C. (1972) Reliable operation of a proustite parametric oscillator. Applied Physics Letters, 20, 34-36. (doi:10.1063/1.1653969).

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An infrared parametric oscillator using proustite and pumped at 1.065µm has been operated with peak output powers in the kilowatt range. No significant deterioration of output power was observed after several hours of running at 2pps. Tuning from 1.82 to 2.56µm was obtained, limited only by the reflectivity limits of the mirrors used. With careful design, DRO proustite oscillators covering the entire range 1.2-9.5µm now appear feasible.

Item Type: Article
ISSNs: 0003-6951 (print)
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Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Divisions: University Structure - Pre August 2011 > Optoelectronics Research Centre
ePrint ID: 78824
Date Deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2014 18:59
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/78824

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