laser pump


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laser pump

(1) A laser used as the pump for an optical amplifier or other laser. Typically known as a "pump laser." See EDFA and laser.

(2) The part of a laser that excites the atoms in the laser medium. See laser.
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BrightLase[R] Fiber Laser Pump Engine Designed for Next Generation Airborne Weapons Applications
an innovative manufacturer of highly efficient and reliable high-power diode lasers, today introduced the new AM6-915B family of laser pump diodes, which provide 10 W of 915 nm light output with a high brightness 105 micrometers, 0.
00 contract from a US defense customer to deliver high power fiber laser pump engines for directed energy weapons applications.
QPC" (OTCBB:QPCI), a world leader in the development and commercialization of high brightness, high power semiconductor lasers for the industrial, defense, and medical markets, today announced it has been awarded a $750,000 contract to deliver high power fiber laser pump engines for directed energy weapons applications from a U.
This product complements our diode laser pump product line, and by delivering more power than conventional semiconductor seed lasers available today, it reduces the need for expensive and bulky amplifying stages in high power laser systems.