TITLE

Stable beam delivery expands excimer laser use

AUTHOR(S)
Lizotte, Todd; Ohar, Orest
PUB. DATE
February 1997
SOURCE
Laser Focus World;Feb97, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p163
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a design approach for producing a high-performance, economical beam-delivery system for excimer laser. Remote beam delivery; Reduction of vibration; Minimization of divergence.
ACCESSION #
9703096031

 

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