Grating Enhanced Gain and Reverse Oscillations in a Sodium Vapor Laser: Evidence for Collective Atomic Recoil Lasing (CARL)

  • P. R. Hemmer
  • M. S. Shahriar
  • D. P. Katz
  • R. Bonifacio
  • E. J. D’Angelo
  • N. P. Bigelow
Conference paper

Abstract

The collective atomic recoil laser has recently been proposed as a very efficient method for generation of high frequency radiation such as x-rays and gamma rays and has been described as sharing the properties of both atomic and free electron lasers.

Keywords

Heat Pipe Pump Beam Ring Laser Free Electron Laser Stimulate Brillouin Scattering 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. R. Hemmer
    • 1
  • M. S. Shahriar
    • 1
  • D. P. Katz
    • 1
  • R. Bonifacio
    • 2
  • E. J. D’Angelo
    • 2
  • N. P. Bigelow
    • 3
  1. 1.Rome LaboratoryHanscom AFBUSA
  2. 2.Dipartimento di FisicaUniversitá di Milano and Instituto Nazionale di Fisica NucleareMilanoItaly
  3. 3.Dept. of Physics and Astronomy and Laboratory for Laser EnergeticsThe University of RochesterRochesterUSA

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