High power diode-pumped Nd:YAG regenerative amplifier for picosecond pulses

Walker, D.R.; Flood, C.J.
October 1994
Applied Physics Letters;10/17/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 16, p1992
Academic Journal
Demonstrates regenerative amplification for picosecond pulses in a diode-pumped Nd:YAG system. Efficiency in harmonic and parametric conversion processes; Limitation of system output energy; Discussion on the optical damage threshold of amplifier components.


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