GB2008314B - Face-pumped laser with diffraction-ltd output beam - Google Patents

Face-pumped laser with diffraction-ltd output beam

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Publication number
GB2008314B
GB2008314B GB7844012A GB7844012A GB2008314B GB 2008314 B GB2008314 B GB 2008314B GB 7844012 A GB7844012 A GB 7844012A GB 7844012 A GB7844012 A GB 7844012A GB 2008314 B GB2008314 B GB 2008314B
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diffraction
face
output beam
pumped laser
pumped
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General Electric Co
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General Electric Co
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Priority to US85144577A priority Critical
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    • HELECTRICITY
    • H01BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS
    • H01SDEVICES USING THE PROCESS OF LIGHT AMPLIFICATION BY STIMULATED EMISSION OF RADIATION [LASER] TO AMPLIFY OR GENERATE LIGHT; DEVICES USING STIMULATED EMISSION OF ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION IN WAVE RANGES OTHER THAN OPTICAL
    • H01S3/00Lasers, i.e. devices using stimulated emission of electromagnetic radiation in the infrared, visible or ultraviolet wave range
    • H01S3/05Construction or shape of optical resonators; Accommodation of active medium therein; Shape of active medium
    • H01S3/08Construction or shape of optical resonators or components thereof
    • H01S3/08081Unstable resonators
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H01BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS
    • H01SDEVICES USING THE PROCESS OF LIGHT AMPLIFICATION BY STIMULATED EMISSION OF RADIATION [LASER] TO AMPLIFY OR GENERATE LIGHT; DEVICES USING STIMULATED EMISSION OF ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION IN WAVE RANGES OTHER THAN OPTICAL
    • H01S3/00Lasers, i.e. devices using stimulated emission of electromagnetic radiation in the infrared, visible or ultraviolet wave range
    • H01S3/05Construction or shape of optical resonators; Accommodation of active medium therein; Shape of active medium
    • H01S3/06Construction or shape of active medium
    • H01S3/0602Crystal lasers or glass lasers
    • H01S3/0606Crystal lasers or glass lasers with polygonal cross-section, e.g. slab, prism
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H01BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS
    • H01SDEVICES USING THE PROCESS OF LIGHT AMPLIFICATION BY STIMULATED EMISSION OF RADIATION [LASER] TO AMPLIFY OR GENERATE LIGHT; DEVICES USING STIMULATED EMISSION OF ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION IN WAVE RANGES OTHER THAN OPTICAL
    • H01S3/00Lasers, i.e. devices using stimulated emission of electromagnetic radiation in the infrared, visible or ultraviolet wave range
    • H01S3/05Construction or shape of optical resonators; Accommodation of active medium therein; Shape of active medium
    • H01S3/08Construction or shape of optical resonators or components thereof
    • H01S3/08095Zig-zag travelling beam through the active medium
GB7844012A 1977-11-14 1978-11-10 Face-pumped laser with diffraction-ltd output beam Expired GB2008314B (en)

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US85144577A true 1977-11-14 1977-11-14

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GB2008314B true GB2008314B (en) 1982-02-17

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JP (1) JPS6337514B2 (en)
DE (2) DE2849007A1 (en)
FR (1) FR2408927B1 (en)
GB (1) GB2008314B (en)
IL (1) IL55912A (en)

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JPH0722210B2 (en) * 1985-05-29 1995-03-08 ホーヤ株式会社 Slab-shaped solid record - The oscillation device
JPH0728065B2 (en) * 1985-05-29 1995-03-29 ホーヤ株式会社 A slab-shaped solid record - The oscillation device
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JP2666350B2 (en) * 1988-04-22 1997-10-22 三菱電機株式会社 Solid-state laser apparatus
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JP2760116B2 (en) * 1989-12-18 1998-05-28 三菱電機株式会社 Solid-state laser apparatus
US6904069B2 (en) * 2000-12-29 2005-06-07 The Regents Of The University Of California Parasitic oscillation suppression in solid state lasers using optical coatings

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DE1514429C3 (en) * 1965-04-02 1973-09-27 Siemens Ag, 1000 Berlin U. 8000 Muenchen
DE1539121A1 (en) * 1965-06-16 1969-08-14 Zeiss Carl Fa An optical transmitter or amplifier,
US3628178A (en) * 1968-08-14 1971-12-14 United Aircraft Corp Diffractive coupling laser mirror
US3633126A (en) * 1969-04-17 1972-01-04 Gen Electric Multiple internal reflection face-pumped laser
US3641458A (en) * 1969-10-13 1972-02-08 Control Data Corp Mode selective laser with small feedback reflector and diffraction coupled output
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JPS5481794A (en) 1979-06-29
DE7833585U1 (en) 1979-07-19
FR2408927B1 (en) 1986-10-31
IL55912A (en) 1982-02-28
GB2008314A (en) 1979-05-31
JPS6337514B2 (en) 1988-07-26
FR2408927A1 (en) 1979-06-08
DE2849007A1 (en) 1979-06-13

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PCNP Patent ceased through non-payment of renewal fee

Effective date: 19921110