The Resource Introduction to laser diode-pumped solid state lasers, Richard Scheps

Introduction to laser diode-pumped solid state lasers, Richard Scheps

Label
Introduction to laser diode-pumped solid state lasers
Title
Introduction to laser diode-pumped solid state lasers
Statement of responsibility
Richard Scheps
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Language
eng
Summary
This Tutorial Text covers a wide range of material, from the basics of laser resonators to advanced topics in laser diode pumping. The subject matter is presented in descriptive terms that are understandable by the technical professional who does not have a strong foundation in fundamental laser optics
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Cataloging source
SPIES
Dewey number
621.36/61
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TA1705
LC item number
.S42 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
SPIE tutorial texts series
Series volume
vol. TT 53
Target audience
adult
Label
Introduction to laser diode-pumped solid state lasers, Richard Scheps
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Copyright
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"SPIE Digital Library."--Website
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface -- List of symbols -- Pt. I. Fundamentals of laser diode pumping. Chapter 1. Introduction: 1.1. Advantages of diode pumping -- Chapter 2. Basic concepts: 2.1. Lasers; 2.2. Resonators; 2.3. Laser resonator transverse modes; 2.4. Laser diodes for pumping solid state lasers; 2.5. Optical fiber concepts; 2.6. Light ducts -- Pt. II. Basic end-pumped laser design. Chapter 3. Design of a TEM continuous-wave diode-pumped Nd:YAG laser: 3.1. Considerations: End-pumped or side-pumped? 3.2. Selecting the gain element; 3.3. Selecting the laser diode; 3.4. Selecting the resonator; 3.5. Selecting the pump optics -- Chapter 4. Operation of the continuous-wave diode-pumped laser: 4.1. Resonator gain and loss: Findlay-Clay analysis; 4.2. Threshold; 4.3. Optimum output coupling; 4.4. Laser output, slope efficiency and bandwidth; 4.5. Efficiency factors; 4.6. Dependence of the laser output power on the diode wavelength
  • Pt. III. Advanced concepts for diode pumping. Chapter 5. Power scaling considerations: 5.1. Scaling the diode pump power; 5.2. Thermal effects; 5.3. Novel designs for end pumping; 5.4. Fiber-coupled laser diode arrays: Power density; 5.5. Spectral bandwidth of diode arrays -- Chapter 6. Side-pumped designs: 6.1. Zig-zag slab laser; 6.2. Novel side-pumped design -- Chapter 7. Other output wavelengths for Nd-doped lasers: 7.1. Operation at 1.3 pm; 7.2. Operation at 946 nm -- Chapter 8. Diodes for pumping other gain elements: 8.1. 900-nm diodes; 8.2. 670-nm diodes -- Chapter 9. Examples of other diode-pumped lasers: 9.1. Yb-doped lasers; 9.2. Cr-doped tunable solid state lasers; 9.3. Dye lasers -- Chapter 10. Intra-cavity elements: Q-switching, SFG and single-longitudinal-mode operation: 10.1. Acousto-optic Q-switch for high repetition rate; 10.2. Intracavity SHG for visible laser output; 10.3. Single-longitudinal-mode lasers -- Chapter 11. Conclusion -- Bibliography -- References -- Index
Control code
ocn985347184
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 100 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781510612792
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other control number
10.1117/3.2279412
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3699747x
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)985347184
  • spie1510612793

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