Axial x-ray preionized XeCl laser and direct comparison with UV preionization mode

Bishop, G. J.; Dyer, P. E.; Raouf, D. N.; Tait, B. L.
November 1985
Applied Physics Letters;11/15/1985, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p1045
Academic Journal
Axial x-ray preionization of a compact XeCl laser is demonstrated; significant improvements (∼1.5) in laser performance compared with an optimized UV preionization array are obtained. This simple and compact technique can readily be incorporated into existing lasers.


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