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Title: Plasma mirrors for short pulse KrF lasers

Abstract

It is demonstrated for the first time that plasma mirrors can be successfully applied for KrF laser systems. High reflectivity up to 70% is achieved by optimization of the beam quality on the plasma mirror. The modest spectral shift and the good reflected beam quality allow its applicability for high power laser systems for which a new arrangement is suggested.

Authors:
;  [1];  [1];  [2]; ;  [3]
  1. Department of Experimental Physics, University of Szeged, Dóm tér 9, H-6720 Szeged (Hungary)
  2. (Hungary)
  3. Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Institute for Particle and Nuclear Physics, Konkoly Thege Miklós út 29-33, H-1121 Budapest (Hungary)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22597709
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Review of Scientific Instruments; Journal Volume: 87; Journal Issue: 8; Other Information: (c) 2016 Author(s); Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY; 75 CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS, SUPERCONDUCTIVITY AND SUPERFLUIDITY; BEAMS; KRYPTON FLUORIDE LASERS; MIRRORS; OPTIMIZATION; PLASMA; PULSES; REFLECTIVITY; SPECTRAL SHIFT

Citation Formats

Gilicze, Barnabás, Szatmári, Sándor, Barna, Angéla, Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Institute for Particle and Nuclear Physics, Konkoly Thege Miklós út 29-33, H-1121 Budapest, Kovács, Zsolt, and Földes, István B., E-mail: foldes.istvan@wigner.mta.hu. Plasma mirrors for short pulse KrF lasers. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1063/1.4960089.
Gilicze, Barnabás, Szatmári, Sándor, Barna, Angéla, Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Institute for Particle and Nuclear Physics, Konkoly Thege Miklós út 29-33, H-1121 Budapest, Kovács, Zsolt, & Földes, István B., E-mail: foldes.istvan@wigner.mta.hu. Plasma mirrors for short pulse KrF lasers. United States. doi:10.1063/1.4960089.
Gilicze, Barnabás, Szatmári, Sándor, Barna, Angéla, Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Institute for Particle and Nuclear Physics, Konkoly Thege Miklós út 29-33, H-1121 Budapest, Kovács, Zsolt, and Földes, István B., E-mail: foldes.istvan@wigner.mta.hu. 2016. "Plasma mirrors for short pulse KrF lasers". United States. doi:10.1063/1.4960089.
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title = {Plasma mirrors for short pulse KrF lasers},
author = {Gilicze, Barnabás and Szatmári, Sándor and Barna, Angéla and Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Institute for Particle and Nuclear Physics, Konkoly Thege Miklós út 29-33, H-1121 Budapest and Kovács, Zsolt and Földes, István B., E-mail: foldes.istvan@wigner.mta.hu},
abstractNote = {It is demonstrated for the first time that plasma mirrors can be successfully applied for KrF laser systems. High reflectivity up to 70% is achieved by optimization of the beam quality on the plasma mirror. The modest spectral shift and the good reflected beam quality allow its applicability for high power laser systems for which a new arrangement is suggested.},
doi = {10.1063/1.4960089},
journal = {Review of Scientific Instruments},
number = 8,
volume = 87,
place = {United States},
year = 2016,
month = 8
}
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