Establishment of a dynamic model for the p-Ge far IR laser

  • Paul D. Coleman
  • Jonathan J. Wierer


Using new experimental data from modeling the p-Ge laser pulse plus literature data, basic laser parameters are obtained so that one can solve the laser equations of Pantell and Puthoff to obtain formulas for calculating all laser quantities of interest. Values, calculated using the formulas, such as gain, saturation intensity, pump population differences, power generated, output coupling, efficiency, etc. are in excellent agreement with available experimental data. This work contributes to problems in determining laser line transitions, the laser cycle, and the optimization of the laser performance.


Experimental Data Laser Pulse Excellent Agreement Laser Line Output Coupling 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul D. Coleman
    • 1
  • Jonathan J. Wierer
    • 1
  1. 1.Electro-Physics Laboratory Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of IllinoisUrbana

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