High efficiency 3-J mercury bromide discharge laser

Znotins, T. A.; Fisher, C. H.; DeHart, T. E.; McDaniel, J. P.; Ewing, J. J.
February 1985
Applied Physics Letters;2/1/1985, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p228
Academic Journal
Operation of a large volume x-ray preionized avalanche discharge mercury bromide laser is reported. Output energies in excess of 3 J have been obtained; the best efficiency is 2.1% at an output energy of 2.2 J.


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