Optimization of multiple-pass off-axis KrF amplifiers

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Abstract

Multiple-pass short-pulse off-axis amplification using spherical and cylindrical expansion schemes has been analyzed for different conventional discharge-pumped KrF gain modules. It is shown that using a single-gain module in a three-pass optimized off-axis arrangement, output energies up to several 1OO mJ can be reached with excellent contrast, starting from 10-20 μJ input energies.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)565-570
Number of pages6
JournalApplied Physics B Lasers and Optics
Volume60
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1 1995

Keywords

  • 42.60

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)
  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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