Nd:YAG Laser Literature

  1. R. Wu, M. Myers, J. Myers, S. Hamlin, "560mW, Fifth Harmonic (213nm), 200Hz Flashlamp Pumped Nd:YAG Laser System", OSA Proc. on Advanced Solid State Lasers, (ASSL) 1996.

  2. S. Hamlin, "Ultra-Lightweight, Multi-wavelength, Flashlamp-Pumped LIDAR Transmitter", IRIS Specialty Group Meeting on Active Systems, (secret) 1991.

  3. R. Wu, "High-efficiency and Compact Blue Source: Intracavity Frequency Tripling by Using LBO and BBO Without the Influence of Birefringence", Applied Optics, Vol. 32, No. 6, Feb. 1993.

  4. R. Wu, J. Myers, S. Hamlin, "Intracavity Forth Harmonic Generation Using Three Pieces of LBO in a Nd:YAG Laser", OSA Proc. on Advanced Solid State Lasers, (ASSL) 1994.

  5. K. Kowalyk, W. Sneed, M. Myers, S. Nammour, "Selective Ablation of Dental Caries to the Outer Turbid Layer Using a Novel Method and Laser Apparatus", The 4th International Congress on Lasers in Dentistry, pp. 147-150, Aug. 1994.

  6. K. Kowalyk, S. Nammour, A. Bundy, R. Wu, M. Myers, "Intraoral Soft Tissue Laser Surgery With a Multiple Wavelength Solid State Laser", The 4th International Congress on Lasers in Dentistry, pp. 283-286, Aug. 1994.

  7. K. Kowalyk, S. Nammour, A. Bundy, R. Wu, M. Myers, "Multiple Wavelength Offers New Approach to Intraoral Surgery", Clinical Laser Monthly, Vol. 11, No. 9, pp. 129-144, Sep. 1993.

  8. K. Kowalyk, "Investigational Device Exemption", Journal of the Belgian Academy of Laser Therapy in Dental Medicine, J-B.A.L.B., Vol II/n1, 1996.

  9. K. Kowalyk, A. Bundy, R. Wu, M. Myers, S. Nammour, "Intraoral Soft Tissue Laser Surgery with a Multiple Wavelength Solid State Laser", Journal of the Belgian Academy of Laser Therapy in Dental Medicine, J-B.A.L.D. Vol. II / n 1, 1996.

  10. J. Caird, M. Shinn, T. Kirchoff, L. Smith, R. Wilder, "Measurements of Lossses and Lasing Efficiency in GSGG:Cr, Nd and YAG:Nd Laser Rods", Lawrence Livermore national Laboratory, UCRL-94624 Preprint, Submitted to Applied Optics, May 20, 1986.

  11. M. Murdough, C. Denman, "Mode-Volume and Pump-Power Limitations in Injection-Locked TEMoo Nd:YAG Rod Lasers", Applied Optics, Vol. 35, No. 30, pp. 5925-5936, October 20, 1996.

  12. S. Nammour, K. Kowalyk, C. Valici, P. Guillaume, "Pulp Temperature Increases After Selective Ablation of Caries by KTP:Nd:YAG Laser", Photonics West/BiOS '97, SPIE Confrence on Biomedical Optics, 1997.

  13. S. Nammour, K. Kowalyk, C. Valici, P. Guillaume, "Heat Generation on Root Surfaces After KTP:Nd:YAG Use in Endodontic Treatment", Photonics West/BiOs '97, SPIE Confreence on Biomedical Optics, 1997.

  14. S. Nammour, K. Kowalyk, C. Valici, P. Guillaume, "Temperature Rise After KTP:Nd:YAG Laser Irradiation as a Root Planing Complement", Photonics West/BiOs '97, SPIE Confreence on Biomedical Optics, 1997.

  15. R. Beyer, J. Boyd, S. Howard, G. Reeves, M. Folsom, "Laser Ignition of Standard and Modified 155-mm Howitzer Charges", 35th JANNAF Combusion Meeting, Tucson, AZ, Dec. 7-11, 1998.

  16. H. Jiang, J. Ballato, J. Myers, D. Rhonehouse, Y. Jiang, M. Myers, S. Kimble, "Energy Transfer and Senitization of Nd3+ Using Eu3+ and Sm3+ for Nd Laser Application", Photonics West, LASE '01, SPIE Proceedings, 2001

  17. H. Jiang, J. Myers, D. Rhonehouse, M. Myers, J. Ballato, "Rare-Earth-Doped Phosphate Glasses for Neodymium Laser Systems Possessing a Greatly Enhanced Pump Power Conversion", Presented at the American Ceramic Society, 102nd Annual Meeting & Exposition, St. Louis, MO, April 30-May 3, 2000.

  18. W. Pierce, S. Christian, M. Myers, J.D. Myers, C. Hardy, J.A. Myers, R. Gadson, W. Younis, P. Woodson, K. Morrison, "Field-testing for environmental pollutants using briefcase sized portable LIBS system", To be presented at: 3rd International Conference LIBS_2004, Laser Induced Plasma Spectroscopy & Applications, Malaga, Spain, Sept. 28 - Oct. 1, 2004.

  19. W. Pierce, S. Christian, M. Myers, J.D.Myers, C. Hardy, J.A. Myers, R. Gadson, W. Younis, P. Woodson, K. Morrison, "Portable LIBS system integrates multi-channel high-resolution spectrometers with compact 12-megawatt multi-pulse laser", To be presented at: Photonics West, SPIE International Symposium LASE 2005, Lasers and Applications in Science and Engineering, LA04 Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy, San Jose CA, January 22-27, 2005

  20. K. Yamamoto, D. Cremers, M. Ferris, L. Foster, "Detection of Metals in the Environment Using a Portable Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy Instrument", Applied Spectroscopy, Vol. 50, No. 2, 1996

  21. C. R. Hardy, Michael J. Myers, John D. Myers, Robert L. Gadson, "10J Flashlamp Pumped Nd: YAG Breech Mounted Laser Igniter", SPIE Internaltional Symposium on Optics & Photonics, Optical Technologies for Arming, Safing, Fuzing, and Firing (OEI405) July 31- Aug. 4, 2005

  22. W. Pierce, S. Christian, "Tragbare LIBS-Analysegerate konnen Spurenmengen von Umweltschadstoffen identifizieren", Photonik, Hervorgegangen aus LaerOpto und Photonik, 37. Jahrgang 37, No. 1, pp 40-43, February 2005

  23. W. Pierce, S. Christian, "Portable LIBS instrumentation can identify trace levels of environmental pollutants", Photonik International, pp 92-94, May 2006

  24. S.J. Hamlin, "Breech Mounted Laser Igniter for the 155mm Cannon", JANNAF Interagency Propulsion Committee Workshop, 21 October 1996.

  25. 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

  26. 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.