Chin. Phys. Lett.  2013, Vol. 30 Issue (7): 074207    DOI: 10.1088/0256-307X/30/7/074207
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End-Pumped Slab Yb:YAG Crystal Emitting 1030 nm Laser at Room Temperature
XU Liu1, ZHANG Heng-Li1**, MAO Ye-Fei1, DENG Bo1, HE Jing-Liang2, XIN Jian-Guo1
1School of Optoelectronics, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing 100081
2State Key Laboratory of Crystal Materials, Shandong University, Jinan 250100
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Abstract We demonstrate a 1030-nm laser with end-pumped slab Yb:YAG geometry at room temperature. A maximum power of 86 W output at the pump power of 323 W is obtained. The optical-optical efficiency is about 26.6% and the slope efficiency is 31%.
Received: 19 December 2012      Published: 21 November 2013
PACS:  42.55.Rz (Doped-insulator lasers and other solid state lasers)  
  42.55.Xi (Diode-pumped lasers)  
  42.60.Pk (Continuous operation)  
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XU Liu, ZHANG Heng-Li, MAO Ye-Fei et al  2013 Chin. Phys. Lett. 30 074207
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