TITLE

KrF laser with longitudinal discharge excitation

AUTHOR(S)
Eichler, H. J.; Hamisch, J.; Nagel, B.; Schmid, W.
PUB. DATE
May 1985
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;5/15/1985, Vol. 46 Issue 10, p911
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Lasing in KrF was obtained with a longitudinal, self-sustained, high-voltage discharge. The output powers and energies at 248 nm have been measured for some tube geometries as a function of different He, Kr, and F2 partial pressures and mirror reflectivities. A maximum laser energy of 50 μJ has been obtained by discharging a capacitor of 360 pF and 60 kV across a segmented discharge tube with a total length of 70 cm and 6.5 mm inner diameter.
ACCESSION #
9817544

 

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