Active transverse mode control and optimisation of an all-solid-state laser using intracavity adaptive-optic mirror

W. Lubeigt, G.J. Valentine, J.M. Girkin, E. Bente, D. Burns

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Abstract

A 37 element adaptive optic mirror has been used intracavity to control the oscillation mode profile of a diode-laser pumped Nd:YVO4 laser. Mode and power optimisation are demonstrated by closed loop automatic optimisation of the deformable mirror.
LanguageEnglish
Pages550-555
Number of pages5
JournalOptics Express
Volume10
Issue number13
Publication statusPublished - 2002

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  • lasers
  • laser optics
  • solid-state
  • thermal effects
  • photonics

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Lubeigt, W., Valentine, G. J., Girkin, J. M., Bente, E., & Burns, D. (2002). Active transverse mode control and optimisation of an all-solid-state laser using intracavity adaptive-optic mirror. Optics Express, 10(13), 550-555.
Lubeigt, W. ; Valentine, G.J. ; Girkin, J.M. ; Bente, E. ; Burns, D. / Active transverse mode control and optimisation of an all-solid-state laser using intracavity adaptive-optic mirror. In: Optics Express. 2002 ; Vol. 10, No. 13. pp. 550-555.
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Lubeigt, W, Valentine, GJ, Girkin, JM, Bente, E & Burns, D 2002, 'Active transverse mode control and optimisation of an all-solid-state laser using intracavity adaptive-optic mirror' Optics Express, vol. 10, no. 13, pp. 550-555.

Active transverse mode control and optimisation of an all-solid-state laser using intracavity adaptive-optic mirror. / Lubeigt, W.; Valentine, G.J.; Girkin, J.M.; Bente, E.; Burns, D.

In: Optics Express, Vol. 10, No. 13, 2002, p. 550-555.

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