Advances in diode laser pumps

  title={Advances in diode laser pumps},
  author={William Streifer and Donald R. Scifres and Gary L. Harnagel and David F. Welch and Joseph B. Berger and Masamichi Sakamoto},
Diode laser pumps for solid-state lasers are reviewed with special emphasis on current and future capabilities. Included are discussions of pumps for CW (continuous-wave) and quasi-CW operation, and end- and side-pumping configurations. >