Efficient laser performance of Nd:GdLiF[sub 4]: A new laser crystal

Zhang, X.X.; Bass, M.; Villaverde, A.B.; Lefaucheur, J.; Pham, A.; Chai, B.H.T.
March 1993
Applied Physics Letters;3/15/1993, Vol. 62 Issue 11, p1197
Academic Journal
Characterizes the laser action of Nd doped gadolinium lithium fluoride (Nd:GLF) in pulsed and crystal whisker laser pumped operation. Spectroscopic and laser properties of Nd:GLF; Comparison of the laser performance with that of the Nd doped lithium yttrium fluoride; Doping of GLF with higher Nd concentration.


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