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Optically Pumped Far-Infrared Ammonia Lasers

  • C. O. Weiss
  • M. Fourrier
  • C. Gastaud
  • M. Redon

Abstract

NH3 is one of the spectroscopically best studied molecules which also has properties uniquely favourable for optically pumped lasers:
  1. 1)

    high permanent dipole moment,

     
  2. 2)

    high rotational constant,

     
  3. 3)

    inversion splitting of the ground state energy levels in the 1 cm wavelength range.

     

Keywords

Laser Line Stimulate Raman Scattering Doppler Width Pulse Single Photon Raman Emission 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. O. Weiss
    • 1
  • M. Fourrier
    • 2
  • C. Gastaud
    • 2
  • M. Redon
    • 2
  1. 1.Physikalisch-Technische BundesanstaltBraunschweigFederal Republic of Germany
  2. 2.Laboratoire de Dispositifs Infrarouge Tour 12, 2e étageUniversité P. et M. CurieParis Cedex 05France

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