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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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The Company's packaged diode lasers can be used in a broad range of applications, including printing, medical, dental, industrial and laser pumping, telecommunications and defense.
Here are both the important physical effects such as thermal, nonlinear interaction, adaptive correction can be edited, as well as the specific aspects laser pumping system optimization and mode selection.
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Star's stacking capabilities will broaden Coherent's laser diode markets to other medical applications, to material processing such as soldering, welding and thermal treating, laser pumping, and illuminators.
Star's stacking capabilities will broaden Coherent's applications in a variety of other medical fields and material processing such as soldering, welding and thermal treating, laser pumping, and illuminators.