TITLE

Improved performance of the discharge pumped HgBr and HgCl lasers by adding SF6

AUTHOR(S)
Sugii, M.; Sasaki, K.
PUB. DATE
June 1986
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;6/16/1986, Vol. 48 Issue 24, p1633
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The effects of adding electronegative SF6 to discharge pumped HgBr and HgCl lasers were compared with those without SF6. A 50% and 40% improvement of the output energies for HgBr and HgCl lasers was realized by adding SF6 to the optimized gas mixture.
ACCESSION #
9820096

 

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