Abstract

The widespread application of soft-x-ray laser technology is contingent on the development of small-scale soft-x-ray lasers that do not require large laser facilities. Progress in the development of soft-x-ray lasers that are pumped by a neodymium laser of energy 6–12 J is reported. Some aspects of data interpretation and gain measurements in such systems are discussed.

© 1990 Optical Society of America

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