Abstract

An analysis and experimental study of an injection mode-locked TEA CO2 laser operating on various transitions in the 9- and 10-μm bands are presented. Locking on 30 transitions has been obtained with peak powers of ~1 GW in the output pulse train.

© 1979 Optical Society of America

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