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Matrix analysis and design for grating-laser resonators
Author(s): Andrei Belea; Gheorghe Ilie; Marius Micluta
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Paper Abstract

This paper deals with the analysis and design of dye-laser resonators, using an optical transfer matrix which describes the behavior of a plane grating in Littrow mounting. The presence of a diffraction grating in a resonator cavity introduces an operation asymmetry in the planes parallel and transverse to the grating's grooves (X and Y operations). Our matrix analysis allows to characterize the resonator stability for both operation planes. Several resonator configurations are discussed and an improved design is proposed.

Paper Details

Date Published: 8 March 1995
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 2461, ROMOPTO '94: Fourth Conference in Optics, (8 March 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.203552
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Andrei Belea, Bucharest Univ. (Romania)
Gheorghe Ilie, Bucharest Univ. (Romania)
Marius Micluta, Institute of Atomic Physics (Romania)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2461:
ROMOPTO '94: Fourth Conference in Optics
Valentin I. Vlad, Editor(s)

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