Resonantly pumped, Q-switched Nd:YLF laser

  title={Resonantly pumped, Q-switched Nd:YLF laser},
  author={Bhabana Pati and G. A. Rines},
  journal={2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)},
We developed a compact, efficient Nd:YLF laser that produced 25-mJ of energy in a 8-ns pulse at 20 Hz. By resonantly pumping at 863 nm, 10% improvement in the slope efficiency was obtained.