Planar waveguide, 1 kW cw, carbon dioxide laser excited by a single transverse rf discharge

Colley, A.D.; Baker, H.J.
July 1992
Applied Physics Letters;7/13/1992, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p136
Academic Journal
Presents a planar waveguide carbon dioxide laser excited by a single transverse radio frequency discharge. Presence of a single discharge section with one cable feed in the laser; Measurement of the discharge uniformity during operation; Influence of the electrical tuning of the matching network on discharge uniformity; Efficiency of the laser.


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