CW Oscillation of End-Pumped Rectangular Thin-Rod Yb3+:Y3Al5O12 Laser
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A diode pumped rectangular thin-rod Yb3+:Y3Al5O12 (Yb:YAG) laser has been developed. A continuous-wave multimode output power of 55 W was obtained with 45% slope efficiency and a TEM00 output power of 26 W was obtained with 25% slope efficiency for the absorbed pump power at room temperature.
- Jpn J Appl Phys
Jpn J Appl Phys 46(4), L107-L109, 2007-02-25
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