TITLE

Partially coherent light generated by using single and multimode optical fibers in a high-power

AUTHOR(S)
Nakano, H.; Miyanaga, N.
PUB. DATE
August 1993
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;8/2/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p580
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Evaluates the use of single and multimode optical fibers in generating partially coherent light in a neodymium glass laser system. Utility of optical fibers in reducing both spatial and temporal coherence; Distinction between mode-locked and broad band oscillators; Reduction of the perturbation in a beam pattern.
ACCESSION #
4170302

 

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