J. Phys. IV France 01 (1991) C7-629-C7-632
CHEMICAL OXYGEN-IODINE LASER IN PERIODICALLY-PULSED REGIME OF GENERATIONJ. SCHMIEDBERGER1, J. KODYMOVÁ1, J. KOVÁ[MATH]1, O. [MATH]PALEK2 and P. TRENDA1
1 Institute of Physics, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, Na Slovance 2, 180 40 Prague 8, Czechoslovakia
2 Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, Máchova 24, 160 00 Prague 6, Czechoslovakia
A periodically-pulsed regime of generation in an originally CW chemical oxygen-iodine laser (COIL) using magnetic modulation of gain is presented. An experimental verification of feasibility of a direct magnetic gain switching in the active zone of COIL utilizing the Zeeman effect is demonstrated.
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