• Reliable passive mode locking with slow Q switching 

        Contributor:Marconi, Mario Carlos; Martinez, Oscar Eduardo; Diodati, Francisco Piero
        Date:1980
        An electro-optic modulator (EOM) has been added to a passive mode-locked Nd:glass laser in order to slow Q-switch the cavity. This guarantees that the laser will work near threshold even if the gain of the laser medium or ...