Demonstration of high energy extraction efficiency in a laser-diode pumped high gain Nd:YAG

Naito, Kenta; Ohmi, Masato; Ishikawa, Koji; Akatsuka, Masanori; Yamanaka, Masanobu; Nakatsuka, Masahiro; Nakai, Sadao; Sato, Tsuyoshi
March 1994
Applied Physics Letters;3/7/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p1186
Academic Journal
Demonstrates the high energy extraction efficiency in a laser diode pumped Nd:YAG amplifiers. Dependence of the energy extraction efficiency on initial small-signal gain; Adoption of the Lowdermilk and Murray theory; Components of the amplifier module.


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