Abstract

A continuous high pressure arc lamp operating with argon is described in detail. Owing to a special electrode design a very high brightness of 160 W/(nm·sr·cm2) at an electrical input of 5.3 kW is reached near the cathode.

© 1989 Optical Society of America

Full Article  |  PDF Article
OSA Recommended Articles
Xenon Compact Arc Lamps*

William T. Anderson
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 41(6) 385-388 (1951)

Continuous-wave dye laser pumped by a high-pressure argon arc

E. Thiel, C. Zander, and K. H. Drexhage
Opt. Lett. 13(11) 973-974 (1988)

Efficient Arc Lamps for Optical Pumping of Neodymium Lasers

S. Yoshikawa, K. Iwamoto, and K. Washio
Appl. Opt. 10(7) 1620-1623 (1971)

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Cited By

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Figures (8)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Metrics

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription