Solid-State Laser Sources for Remote Sensing

  • R. L. Byer
  • T. Kane
  • J. Eggleston
  • Sun Yun Long
Part of the Springer Series in Optical Sciences book series (SSOS, volume 39)


Remote sensing with laser sources has made tremendous strides during the past decade. The progress has been paced, however, by the slow development of the high power, narrow bandwidth, tunable laser sources required as transmitters for DIAL and coherent detection methods. Only recently, with the development of Nd:YAG pumped dye and parametric oscillator sources has near infrared and ultraviolet measurement systems been demonstrated.


Glass Laser Chirp Rate Slab Geometry Unstable Resonator Slab Laser 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. L. Byer
    • 1
  • T. Kane
    • 1
  • J. Eggleston
    • 1
  • Sun Yun Long
    • 1
  1. 1.Ginzton LaboratoryStanford UniversityStanfordUSA

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