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Title: Driver circuitry and systems for high current laser diode arrays

Abstract

Apparatuses, methods, and systems are disclosed to drive pumping laser diode arrays. In implementations, an integrated system can be constructed to in a compact, efficient and cost-effective manner and to meet the needs of driving laser diode arrays in various diode pumped solid state laser applications. The disclosed implementations include individual laser diode drivers or pulsers, methods of communicating with laser diode drivers, and methods of controlling the pulse shape of each laser diode driver.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1600213
Patent Number(s):
10454244
Application Number:
15/673,202
Assignee:
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (Livermore, CA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01S - DEVICES USING THE PROCESS OF LIGHT AMPLIFICATION BY STIMULATED EMISSION OF RADIATION [LASER] TO AMPLIFY OR GENERATE LIGHT
DOE Contract Number:  
AC52-07NA27344
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 08/09/2017
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS

Citation Formats

Telford, Steven J., Bayramian, Andrew James, Beer, Glenn, Deri, Robert J., Fulkerson, Edward S., Heinbockel, Charles L., Koh, Edward S., and Lanning, Rodney Kay. Driver circuitry and systems for high current laser diode arrays. United States: N. p., 2019. Web.
Telford, Steven J., Bayramian, Andrew James, Beer, Glenn, Deri, Robert J., Fulkerson, Edward S., Heinbockel, Charles L., Koh, Edward S., & Lanning, Rodney Kay. Driver circuitry and systems for high current laser diode arrays. United States.
Telford, Steven J., Bayramian, Andrew James, Beer, Glenn, Deri, Robert J., Fulkerson, Edward S., Heinbockel, Charles L., Koh, Edward S., and Lanning, Rodney Kay. Tue . "Driver circuitry and systems for high current laser diode arrays". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1600213.
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abstractNote = {Apparatuses, methods, and systems are disclosed to drive pumping laser diode arrays. In implementations, an integrated system can be constructed to in a compact, efficient and cost-effective manner and to meet the needs of driving laser diode arrays in various diode pumped solid state laser applications. The disclosed implementations include individual laser diode drivers or pulsers, methods of communicating with laser diode drivers, and methods of controlling the pulse shape of each laser diode driver.},
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