Investigation of the bulk laser damage of lithium triborate, LiB[sub 3]O[sub 5], single crystals

Furukawa, Yasunori; Markgraf, Steven A.
September 1994
Applied Physics Letters;9/19/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 12, p1480
Academic Journal
Investigates the bulk laser damage threshold of lithium triborate (LBO) single crystals. Details on the bulk damage threshold of LBO crystals with low defect density; Information on the wavelength dependence of the bulk damage thresholds for the short pulse; Advantages of the LBO crystals for high-power frequency conversion.


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