ISSN 0021-3454 (print version)
ISSN 2500-0381 (online version)

vol 64 / September, 2021

DOI 10.17586/0021-3454-2016-59-9-750-758

UDC 535.8


P. A. Nosov
N. E. Bauman Moscow State Technical University, Department of Laser and Optoelectronic Systems; Associate Professor

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Abstract. The problems of synthesis of stable resonators of solid-state lasers used for Hermite — Gaussian beams generation are discussed. Formulas describing relation of laser beam parameters at the input and output of the active element with parabolic profile of reflective index are derived. A method is developed for synthesis of solid-state laser resonator; the method is reported to ensures the generated beam spatial parameters matching characteristics of thermo-optically distorted active element. Results of resonator synthesis for solid-state laser are presented.
Keywords: solid-state laser, resonator, stable resonator, active element, gradient medium, thermal lens, Hermite — Gaussian beam, synthesis of resonator

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