Laser demonstration of neodymium-doped strontium chlorovanadate

DeLoach, Laura D.; Payne, Stephen A.
September 1994
Applied Physics Letters;9/5/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p1208
Academic Journal
Investigates the use of vanadate-based apatites of neodymium (Nd) lasers in diode-pumped systems. Melting points and Nd distribution coefficients of the crystals; Advantages of using strontium fluorovanadates and strontium chlorovanadate for characterizing laser performance; Spectroscopic and laser properties of the Nd-doped vanadate apatites.


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