J. Phys. IV France 04 (1994) C4-297-C4-300
New potentials for the laser crystals with second and third optical nonlinearitiesA.A. KAMINSKII
A.V. Shubnikov Institute of Crystallography, Russian Academy of Sciences, 117333 Moscow, Russia
Some new ideas for achieving stimulated-emission generation in laser crystals doped with Ln3+ ions are proposed. They are based on a pumping involving second garmonic generation and stimulated-Raman scattering phenomena. These ideas have been implemented experimentally.
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