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A two-step Q-switching technique for producing high power in a single longitudinal mode

Hanna, D.C., Luther-Davies, B., Rutt, H.N. and Smith, R.C. (1971) A two-step Q-switching technique for producing high power in a single longitudinal mode Optical and Quantum Electronics, 3, (4), pp. 163-169.

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Abstract

An electro-optic Q-switch has been opened in two steps to allow slow pulse build-up giving, in conjunction with a resonant reflector, a high degree of mode selection in a way analogous to the use of saturable absorbers. Using this technique, a flash pumped Nd:CaWO4 laser has produced reliable operation in a single longitudinal and transverse mode with an output power of 250 kW.

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Published date: 1971

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Local EPrints ID: 78830
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/78830
ISSN: 0306-8919
PURE UUID: 6ff610df-11de-475a-bf8e-9d15c0317bc7

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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 30 Sep 2017 15:24

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Author: D.C. Hanna
Author: B. Luther-Davies
Author: H.N. Rutt
Author: R.C. Smith

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