Numéro
J. Phys. IV France
Volume 04, Numéro C4, Avril 1994
3rd International Conference Laser M2P
Page(s) C4-301 - C4-304
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/jp4:1994474
3rd International Conference Laser M2P

J. Phys. IV France 04 (1994) C4-301-C4-304

DOI: 10.1051/jp4:1994474

Laser diode end-pumped cw BaLaGa3O7:Nd laser

W. RYBA-ROMANOWSKI1, I. SOKÒLSKA1, S. GO[MATH]AB1, M. BERKOWSKI2, S. KÜCK3 and J.P. MEYN3

1  Institute of Low Temperature and Structure Research, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw, Poland
2  Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
3  Institut für Laser Physik, Hamburg, Germany


Abstract
Laser diode end pumped CW laser action in disordered crystal BaLaGa3O7:Nd (BLGO:Nd) has been investigated. Optical slope efficiency exceeding 50% has been recorded. The process of excited state absorption in this material has been discussed.



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