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Multiwatt diode-pumped thin-disc Yb:YAG laser tunable between 1016 and 1062 nm
Author(s): Martin Karszewski; Uwe Brauch; Karsten Contag; Adolf Giesen; Ingo Johannsen; Christian Stewen; Andreas Voss
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Paper Abstract

The tunability of a diode pumped Yb:YAG laser is presented. With the thin disc laser concept good efficiencies with scalable output power are obtained. Up to 147 W output power, optical efficiencies of 64 percent and diffraction limited beam quality have been achieved.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 November 1997
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 3176, Tunable Solid State Lasers, (1 November 1997); doi: 10.1117/12.293472
Show Author Affiliations
Martin Karszewski, Univ. Stuttgart (Germany)
Uwe Brauch, DLR Stuttgart (Germany)
Karsten Contag, Univ. Stuttgart (Germany)
Adolf Giesen, Univ. Stuttgart (Germany)
Ingo Johannsen, DLR Stuttgart (Germany)
Christian Stewen, Univ. Stuttgart (Germany)
Andreas Voss, Univ. Stuttgart (Germany)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3176:
Tunable Solid State Lasers
Wieslaw Strek; Edward Lukowiak; Barbara Nissen-Sobocinska, Editor(s)

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