IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Advances in high efficiency diode laser pump sources suitable for pumping Nd:YAG systems

2007 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference

Author(s): Paul Crump ; Rob Martinsen
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 May 2007
Conference Location: Baltimore, MD, USA, USA
Conference Date: 6 May 2007
Page(s): 1
ISBN (CD): 978-1-55752-834-6
DOI: 10.1109/QELS.2007.4431504
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Nd:YAG systems are conventionally pumped at 808-nm. Direct upper-level pumping at 885-nm leads to lower heat. Diode laser pumps sources now provide power with efficiency close to 70% at both... View More

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