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Optical and Quantum Electronics

, Volume 16, Issue 6, pp 511–516 | Cite as

Short delay time UV preionized TEA CO2 laser operating with binary CO2/H2 and CO2/He gas mixtures

  • M. Trtica
  • P. Vujković Cvijin
  • I. Mendaš
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Abstract

In order to obtain short tail-free output laser pulses from a TEA CO2 laser, parametric study of the laser operation with CO2/H2 and CO2/He binary gas mixtures containing high CO2 concentrations was carried out. A small scale UV preionized short delay time TEA CO2 laser was employed. In terms of the maximum extractable output pulse energy and power, the more conventional CO2/He gas mixture was found to be inferior in comparison with the CO2/H2 mixture proposed here.

Keywords

Laser Pulse Pulse Energy Parametric Study Extractable Output Output Laser 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Trtica
    • 1
  • P. Vujković Cvijin
    • 1
  • I. Mendaš
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of PhysicsBelgradeYugoslavia

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