High power fundamental mode Nd:YAG laser with efficient birefringence compensation.

@article{Frede2004HighPF,
  title={High power fundamental mode Nd:YAG laser with efficient birefringence compensation.},
  author={Maik Frede and Ralf Wilheim and Martina Brendel and Carsten Fallnich and Frank Martin Seifert and Benno Willke and Karsten Danzmann},
  journal={Optics express},
  year={2004},
  volume={12 15},
  pages={3581-9}
}
Experiments on a high-power end-pumped Nd:YAG rod laser with an efficient birefringence compensation will be presented. A linearly polarized output power of 114 W with an M2-value of 1.05 was realized. Furthermore, the from our best knowledge highest injection-locked singlefrequency output power of 87 W in a nearly diffraction-limited beam was demonstrated. 
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