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From a metal vapor laser projection microscope to a laser monitor (by the 50 year-anniversary of metal vapor lasers)
Author(s): G. S. Evtushenko
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Paper Abstract

The paper presents the history of active optical systems development from a laser projection microscope to a laser monitor. The examples of object visualization and diagnostics of high speed processes hidden by the intense background radiation are discussed. These are the processes of laser-surface interaction, self-propagating high-temperature synthesis (SHS), the corona discharge in the air, the nanoparticle production process using a high-power fiber laser, and etc. The results obtained by different research groups suggest that high-speed metal vapor brightness amplifiers and active optical systems based on them need further research, development and novel applications.

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Date Published: 15 December 2015
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 9810, International Conference on Atomic and Molecular Pulsed Lasers XII, 98101F (15 December 2015); doi: 10.1117/12.2225586
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G. S. Evtushenko, National Research Tomsk Polytechnic Univ. (Russian Federation)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9810:
International Conference on Atomic and Molecular Pulsed Lasers XII
Victor F. Tarasenko; Andrey M. Kabanov; Andrey M. Kabanov, Editor(s)

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