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Effects of RF Preionization in a Transverse-Discharge-Excited cw CO Laser

  • K. Terunuma
  • A. Noguchi
  • S. Sato
  • H. Saito
  • T. Fujioka
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 15)

Abstract

An RF preionization has been applied to a closed-cycle subsonic transverse-discharge-excited CW CO laser. Its fundamental characteristics are described in this paper, where an emphasis is placed upon the discharge behavior. By applying the RF preionization. an input power density of 8.7 W/cm3 is obtained at a gas temperature of 202 K under a relatively low reduced electric field (E/N).

Keywords

Hollow Cathode Main Discharge Main Electrode Planar Anode Input Power Density 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Terunuma
    • 1
  • A. Noguchi
    • 1
  • S. Sato
    • 2
  • H. Saito
    • 2
  • T. Fujioka
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Electrical EngineeringKeio UniversityKohoku-ku, Yokohama 223Japan
  2. 2.Laser LaboratoryIndustrial Research InstituteKashiwa-shi, Chiba 277Japan

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