Efficient resonantly-pumped eye-safe composite ceramic Er: YAG laser

N. Ter-Gabrielyan, L. D. Merkle, M. Dubinskii, E. R. Kupp, G. L. Messing

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Laser operation of a composite ceramic Er:YAG rod is demonstrated at 1645 nm with a slope efficiency of 56.9% under resonant pumping at 1532.3 nm. This is believed to be the first reported composite ceramic Er:YAG laser.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2010
StatePublished - Dec 1 2010
EventAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2010 - San Diego, CA, United States
Duration: Jan 31 2010Feb 3 2010

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2010
CountryUnited States
CitySan Diego, CA


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Ter-Gabrielyan, N., Merkle, L. D., Dubinskii, M., Kupp, E. R., & Messing, G. L. (2010). Efficient resonantly-pumped eye-safe composite ceramic Er: YAG laser. In Advanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2010 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).