Tape cast composite ceramic Er: YAG laser

N. Ter-Gabrielyan, L. D. Merkle, M. Dubinskii, E. R. Kupp, G. L. Messing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Laser operation of tape cast composite ceramic Er:YAG rod is demonstrated at 1645 nm with slope efficiency of 56.9% under the resonant pumping at 1532.3 nm. This is believed to be the first reported composite ceramic Er:YAG laser.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvances in Optical Materials, AIOM 2009
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528780
StatePublished - 2009
EventAdvances in Optical Materials, AIOM 2009 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Oct 14 2009Oct 15 2009

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherAdvances in Optical Materials, AIOM 2009
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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