Nd:YAG laser Q-switching with 35 % conversion efficiency using Cr4+:Lu3Al5O12 (LuAG) as passive shutter is demonstrated. Transmission saturation curves and ESA spectra are recorded and analysed.

© 1996 Optical Society of America

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