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Phased laser array with tailored spectral and coherence properties

United States Patent

March 29, 2011
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Architectures for coherently combining an array of fiber-based lasers are provided. By matching their lengths to within a few integer multiples of a wavelength, the spatial and temporal properties of a single large laser are replicated, while extending the average or peak pulsed power limit.
Messerly; Michael J (Danville, CA), Dawson; Jay W (Livermore, CA), Beach; Raymond J (Livermore, CA)
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (Livermore, CA)
12/ 472,564
May 27, 2009
The United States Government has rights in this invention pursuant to Contract No. DE-AC52-07NA27344 between the United States Department of Energy and Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC.