External diode-laser-array cavity with mode-selecting mirror

Leger, James R.; Mowry, Greg
November 1993
Applied Physics Letters;11/22/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 21, p2884
Academic Journal
Presents an external optical cavity for diode laser arrays using a mode selecting mirror. Effectivity of the device in eliminating edge loss and allowing nonparaxial operation; Modal discrimination and mode loss in the use of the cavity; Diffraction-limited performance of the in-phase fundamental mode.


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