Deuterium fluoride laser produces mid-IR output

Roux, Roland
December 1996
Laser Focus World;Dec96, Vol. 32 Issue 12, p29
Reports on the development of a novel low-average-power deuterium fluoride laser by researchers at CILAS in Marcoussis, France. Stimulation of hydrogen or deuterium halide molecules contained in a gas cell through a short laser pulse; Use of a forsterite laser with a series of prisms and two Fabry-Perot devices.


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