The optimisation of the Multi-Atmospheric Ar:Xe Laser

S.W.A. Gielkens

Research output: ThesisPhD Thesis - Research UT, graduation UT

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Abstract

In 1960 the first successful demonstration of laser operation was achieved by Maiman in ruby [1], which is an example of a solid-state laser. Since then numerous other types of lasers have been constructed, like gas lasers, semiconductor lasers, dye lasers, chemical lasers and free-electron lasers (FELs). Each type possesses some unique characteristics, which make it particularly suitable for certain applications that cannot be realised by other lasers. The same holds for gas lasers and in this respect research and development is still continuing. Within the large group of gas lasers the atomic xenon laser, which is the subject of this thesis, will be highlighted.
Original languageUndefined
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Witteman, W.J., Supervisor
  • Peters, P.J.M., Advisor
Award date15 Jan 1998
Place of PublicationEnschede
Publisher
Print ISBNs90-365-1070-8
Publication statusPublished - 15 Jan 1998

Keywords

  • METIS-128282
  • IR-23485

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Gielkens, S. W. A. (1998). The optimisation of the Multi-Atmospheric Ar:Xe Laser. Enschede: Universiteit Twente.
Gielkens, S.W.A.. / The optimisation of the Multi-Atmospheric Ar:Xe Laser. Enschede : Universiteit Twente, 1998. 89 p.
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