A multi watt CW 1.34 µm diode end-pumped Nd:YAP laser is described. Acoustooptic device is tested to obtain Q-switched operation. The influence of the Nd3+ doping level in YAP crystal on the laser efficiency, in CW and in Q-switched mode, is presented.

© 2001 Optical Society of America

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