The Q-factor of a continuous-wave laser


Eichhorn, M. and Pollnau, M. (2012) The Q-factor of a continuous-wave laser. In: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics: Science and Innovations, CLEO: S and I, 6-11 May 2012, San Jose, CA, USA.

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Abstract:We define the finite Q-factor of a continuous-wave lasing resonator as the energy of coherent photons stored in the resonator at a given time over the energy of these coherent photons lost per oscillation cycle.
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Additional information:Paper JW2A.29
Copyright:© 2012 Optical Society of America
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