J. Phys. IV France
Volume 133, June 2006
Page(s) 683 - 685
Publié en ligne 16 juin 2006
Inertial Fusion Sciences and Applications 2005
J.-C. Gauthier, et al.
J. Phys. IV France 133 (2006) 683-685

DOI: 10.1051/jp4:2006133137

About the correction of laser beams with phase front vortex

F.A. Starikov, Yu.V. Dolgopolov, A.V. Kopalkin, G.G. Kochemasov, S.M. Kulikov and S.A. Sukharev

Russian Federal Nuclear Center - VNIIEF, Sarov, Nizhni Novgorod Reg. 607190, Russia

The earlier predicted failure of phase conjugation at the stimulated Brillouin scattering (SBS) of the vortex laser beam directly focused into the SBS medium is experimentally confirmed. Phase conjugation of the vortex beam can be realized with using an advanced SBS mirror.

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