MEMS-controlled solid-state lasers

Alan Paterson, Ralf M. Bauer, Deepak Uttamchandani, Walter Lubeigt, Caspar Clark

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Active control of output power and transverse intensity profile of a continuous-wave Nd:YAG laser is reported. This was achieved by controlling the surface profile of an intracavity MEMS device through active tuning of its temperature.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvanced Solid State Lasers
Subtitle of host publicationOSA Technical Digest
Place of PublicationWashington D.C.
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528223
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2014
EventAdvanced Solid State Lasers - Shanghai, China
Duration: 16 Nov 201421 Nov 2014


ConferenceAdvanced Solid State Lasers


  • solid-state lasers
  • optical devices
  • optical microelectromechanical devices
  • active optics

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Paterson, A., Bauer, R. M., Uttamchandani, D., Lubeigt, W., & Clark, C. (2014). MEMS-controlled solid-state lasers. In Advanced Solid State Lasers: OSA Technical Digest Optical Society of America.