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Energy and Power Considerations in Injection and Optically Pumped Lasers

Yariv, Amnon (1963) Energy and Power Considerations in Injection and Optically Pumped Lasers. Proceedings of the IEEE, 51 (12). pp. 1723-1731. ISSN 0018-9219.

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The topics of power and energy output from lasers are treated. Both three- and four-level lasers are considered in the pulsed and continuous modes of operation. The theoretical power and energy estimates are compared, when possible, with experimental data.

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