Investigation of laser-induced damage in KDP crystals under simultaneous exposure to laser harmonics

R. A. Negres, P. Demange, H. B. Radousky, S. G. Demos

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Abstract

We investigate the laser-induced damage behavior of KDP and DKDP crystals under simultaneous multi-wavelength irradiation as a function of laser fluences to approximate conditions during frequency conversion. Our results reveal fundamental behaviors of damage initiation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO
Pages241-243
Number of pages3
Volume1
StatePublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes
Event2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 22 2005May 27 2005

Other

Other2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/22/055/27/05

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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    Negres, R. A., Demange, P., Radousky, H. B., & Demos, S. G. (2005). Investigation of laser-induced damage in KDP crystals under simultaneous exposure to laser harmonics. In 2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO (Vol. 1, pp. 241-243). [CMN7]