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Ruby laser with long optical resonator emitting in microsecond range for lithotripsy applications
Author(s): Vladimir A. Berenberg; Il'ya B. Vitrishchak; Alexander G. Murzin; Leonid N. Soms
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Paper Abstract

A repetitively pumped ruby laser including long (16 m) intracavity optical delay line is described emitting microsecond pulses. A prototype model of laser lithotriptor was made using this laser, and histological and clinical studies were made.

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Date Published: 26 November 1996
PDF: 3 pages
Proc. SPIE 2928, Biomedical Systems and Technologies, (26 November 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.259976
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Vladimir A. Berenberg, S.I. Vavilov State Optical Institute (Russia)
Il'ya B. Vitrishchak, S.I. Vavilov State Optical Institute (Russia)
Alexander G. Murzin, S.I. Vavilov State Optical Institute (Russia)
Leonid N. Soms, S.I. Vavilov State Optical Institute (Russia)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2928:
Biomedical Systems and Technologies
Nathan I. Croitoru; Martin Frenz; Terence A. King; Riccardo Pratesi; Anna Maria Verga Scheggi; Stefan Seeger; Otto S. Wolfbeis, Editor(s)

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