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Flattened Gaussian beam generation by using saturable absorbers in conventional mirror unstable Q-switched resonators
Author(s): Ognian E. Denchev; Plamen G. Petrov
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Paper Abstract

It is theoretically shown that using saturable absorbers in unstable resonators can lead to large-volume super-Gaussian beams generation under certain conditions. Practical aspects for Q-switched super-Gaussian beam generation are discussed. The method is experimentally improved.

Paper Details

Date Published: 9 April 2001
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 4397, 11th International School on Quantum Electronics: Laser Physics and Applications, (9 April 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.425105
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Ognian E. Denchev, Univ. of Sofia (Bulgaria)
Plamen G. Petrov, Univ. of Sofia (Bulgaria)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4397:
11th International School on Quantum Electronics: Laser Physics and Applications
Peter A. Atanasov; Stefka Cartaleva, Editor(s)

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