Nd:Glass Laser Literature

  1. U. Griebner, R. Grunwald, R. Koch, "Flashlamp Pumped Fiber Bundle Laser Emitting Simultaneously at Two Different Wavelengths", SPIE Vol. 1983, Optics as a Key to High Technology, 1993.

  2. U. Griebner, R. Grunwald, R. Koch, "1J Nd:Glass Fiber Array Laser", Society for Optical and Quantum Electronics, International Conference on Lasers '92, Dec., 1992.

  3. R. Koch, U. Griebner, R. Grunwald, "High-Average-Power Flashlamp-Pumped Nd:Glass Fiber Bundle Laser", Appl. Phys. B, 58, 403-407, 1994.

  4. S. Hamlin, J. Harwick, C. Hardy, C. Lehane, C. Brunskill, H. Kwok, "Dual Pulse Nd:Laser for Material Processing", ICALEO '94 Proceedings, Oct. 1994.

  5. S. Hamlin, J. Harwick, C. Hardy, C. Lehane, C. Brunskill, H. Kwok, "Laser Drilling at Large Standoff Distances Using Dual pulse Nd:Laser", ICALEO '94 Proceedings, Oct. 1994.

  6. J. Myers, "A Touch of Glass:Q-88", Optical Spectra, May 1977.

  7. M. Weber, J. Myers, D. Blackburn, "Optical Properties of Nd3+ in Tellurite and Phosphotelurite Glasses", J. Appl. Phys. 52(4) April 1981.

  8. J. Myers, "The Development of a High Average Power Glass Laser Source", Report to Naval Research Laboratory, Contract Number N00014-81-C-2376, 143 pages, May 1984.

  9. J. Myers, "Damage in Laser Materials", NBS Conference, Key-Note Address, Boulder, Colorado, May 1972.

  10. J. Myers, "Performance Design Criteria for Owen-Illinois Laser Glass", Center Laser Colloquium, Paris France, pp117-125, Nov. 1969.

  11. J. Myers, "Power Density Effects in Laser Produced Craters", 6th Sym. on Elect. Beam Tech., pp. 186-205, 1964.

  12. K. Cerqua, A. Lindquist, S. Jacobs, "Strengthened Glass for High Average Power Laser Applications", SPIE Vol. 736, New Slab and Solid-State Laser Technologies and Applications, 1987.

  13. K. Cerqua, S. Jacobs, B. McIntyre, W. Zhong, "Ion Exchange Strengthening of Nd: Doped Phosphate Laser Glass", 7th Annual Boulder Damage Symposium, Oct. 1985.

  14. K. Cerqua, S. Jacobs, A. Lindquist, "Ion Exchange Strengthened Phosphate Laser Glass", Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 93, pp. 361-376, 1987.

  15. K. Cerqua, S. Jacobs, B. McIntyre, W. Zhong, "Characterization of the Chemical Strengthening of Nd: Doped Phosphate Laser Glass", CLEO '86, Technical Digest, FF4, 350, June 1986.

  16. S. Jackel, A, Kaufman, R. Lallouz, "High-Repetition-Rate Oscillators Based on Athermal Glass Rods and on Bire-Fringence Correction Techniques", Optical Engineering, Vol. 33, No. 9, Sept. 1994.

  17. S. Jiang, J. Myers, D. Rhonehouse, M. Myers, S. Hamlin, J. Lucas, "Simultaneous Dual and Multiple Wavelength Operation and Laser Performance of 1.3 μm Transition in Various Nd3+ Doped Glasses", Photonics West, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2698, 1996.

  18. U. Griebner, R. Grunwald, H. Schonnagel, "Scalable Diode-Pumped Heavily-Nd-Doped Multimode Fiber Emitting Stable Nearly-Diffraction-Limited Output", Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) 1995.

  19. U. Griebner, R. Koch, H. Schonnagel, "Efficient Laser Operation With Nearly Diffraction-Limited Output From a Diode-Pumped Heavily Nd-Doped Multimode Fiber", Optics Letters, Vol. 21, No. 4, Feb. 1996.

  20. U. Griebner, R. Koch, "Passively Q-Switched Nd:Glass Fiber-Bundle Laser", Electronic Letters, Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 205-206, Feb. 1995.

  21. S. Biswal, J. Coe, G. Mourou, "A High Repetition Rate Sub-Picosecond Alexandrite Pumped Nd:Glass Amplifier System", Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) 1995.

  22. J. Myers, "Evolutionary Developments in Laser Glass", American Ceramic Society, Ceramic Transactions series, Vol. 67, Synthesis and Application of Lanthanide-Doped Materials, pp.33-47, 1996.

  23. J. McMahon, "Optimization of Nd:Glass Lasers With Phosphate-Laser Glass", Naval Research Laboratory Memorandum Report #3411, 1976.

  24. S. Jackel, R. Lavi, A. Kaufman, R. Lallouz, "Testing Of New Glass Lasing Materials In A Reentrant Cavity Oscillator", Naval Research Laboratory, SNRC, The Library & Technical information Dept., August 1994.

  25. U. Griebner, R. Koch, "Small Fiber Bundle Laser Structures Delivering 100W Average Power",

  26. V. Francois, T. Ohtsuki, N. Peyghambarian, S. Najafi, "Thermally Silver Ion Exchanged Integrated-Optics Lasers in Neodymium-Doped Silicate Glass", Optics Communications, 199, pp104-108, Aug. 1995.

  27. V. Francois, T. Ohtsuki, N. Peyghambarian, S. Najafi, "Length Optimization of Single-Mode Rare-Earth Doped Waveguides Using Saturated Absorption", IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 7, No. 8, Aug. 1995.

  28. P. Nachman, J. Munch, R. Yee, "Diode-Pumped, Frequency-Stable, Tuneable, Continuous-Wave Nd:Glass Laser", IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, Vil. 26, No. 2, Feb. 1990.

  29. S. Biswal, J. Nees, G. Mourou, "A Simple Technique to Remove Thermal Distortions in Pulsed Solid-State Lasers", OSA TOPS Vol. 10 Advanced Solid State Lasers, 1997.

  30. S. Jiang, T. Luo, M. Myers, J. Myers, J. Lucas, N. Peyghambarian, "Phosphate Glasses for High Average Power Lasers", Rare Earth Doped Devices II, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3280, Photoncis West, 1998.

  31. S. Jackel, A. Kaufman, R. Lallouz, "Devleopment of High Repetition Rate Glass Oscillators", SNRC 2319, Soreq NRC (ISRAEL) Library & Technical Information, Oct. 1993.

  32. J. Myers, "Performance Design Criteria For Owens-Illinois Laser Glass", U.S Dept. of Commerce and Electronic Industries Assoc., International Laser Colloquium, Paris, France, 1969.

  33. J. McMahon, J. Emmett, "Development of High Power Nd:Glass Laser Systems", NRL Report ARPA 660, May 11, 1971.

  34. H. Jiang, J. Myers, D. Rhonehouse, M. Myers, "Energy Transfer and Sensitization of Nd3+ Using Eu3+ and Sm3+ for Nd Laser Application", Submitted to Photonics West, LASE '01, SPIE Proceedings, January 20-26, San Jose, CA 2001

  35. R. Wu, J.D. Myers, M.J. Myers, "Nd-Doped Cladding Pumped Fiber Laser", OSA Conference, Optics in the Southeast, Fiber Optics and Communication Technologies, Clemson University, October 4-5, 2001.

  36. J. Myers, R. Wu, M. Myers, "New High Power Rare-Earth-Doped Fiber Laser Materials and Architectures", Submitted to: SPIE, International Symposium on LASE 2003, Photonics West 2003, Fiber Lasers (LA15), San Jose, CA January28-30, 2003.

  37. S. Oliveira, C. da Silva, L. Nunes, T. Catunda, J. Myers, M. Myers, "Quantum Efficiency of 4F3/2Level and Loss Mechanisms in Nd3+-doped Phosphate Laser Glass", OSA, Conference on Leasers & ElectroOptics, (CLEO) 2004.

  38. C. Jacinto, S. Oliveira, T. Catunda, A. Andrade, J. Myers, M. Myers, "Upconversion Effect on Fluorescence Quantum Efficiency and Heat Generation in Nd3+-doped Materials", Optics Express 2040, Vol. 13, No. 6, March, 21, 2005

  39. C. Jacinto, S. Oliveira, L. Nunes, J. Myers, M. Myers, T. Catunda, "Normalized-Lifetime Thermal-Lens Method for the Determination of Luminescence Quantum Efficiency and Thermo-Optical Coefficients: Application to Nd3+ - Doped Glasses", Physical Review B 73, 125107, 2006

  40. C. Hardy, B. Guo, M. Myers, J. Myers, "High Efficiency Side Pumped Breech Mount Laser Ignition", SPIE Optics & Photonics, Aug. 2007

  41. M. Myers, J. D. Myers, J. A. Myers, B. Guo, C. Yang, C. Hardy, "Practical internal combustion engine laser spark plug development", SPIE Optics & Photonics, Aug. 2007

  42. R. Jacobs, M. Weber, "Dependence of the 4F3/2 - 4I11/2 Induced-Emission Cross Section for Nd3+ on Glass Composition", IEEE J. of Quantum Electronics, Vol. QE012, No. 2, Feb. 1976

  43. M. Bass, M. Richardson, "Lasing in a Gain-Guided Index-Antiguided Fiber", Photonics Spectra, pp85-88, July 2007

  44. R. Myers, N. Kolodziejski, M. Squillante, "Commercialization of LIBS for Lead-in-Paint Inspection", Optical Society of America, OSA, To be published in Applied Optics, 2008

  45. Y. Chen, V. Sudesh, M. Richardson, M. Bass, P. Foy, W. Hawkins, J. Ballato, "Confined Propogation and Near Single-Mode Laser Oscillation in a Gain-Guided, Index Antiguided Optical Fiber", Applied Physics Letters 89, 251101, 2006

  46. C. R. Hardy, "Part 9: Powering Solid-State Lasers", in "Handbook of Solid State Lasers", Edited by B. Denker & E. Shklovsky, Woodhead Publishing Series In Electronic & Optical Materials, 2013.