Abstract

ZnGeP2 has been found to be phase matchable for type-1 second-harmonic generation of a CO2 laser to as high as 10.78 µm at 20.0 °C. The Sellmeier equations and nonlinear optical constant of this crystal are reported.

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    [CrossRef]
  2. G. D. Boyd, W. B. Gandrud, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched up conversion of 10.6-µ radiation in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 446–448 (1971).
    [CrossRef]
  3. G. D. Boyd, E. Buehler, F. G. Storz, J. H. Wernick, “Linear and nonlinear optical properties of ternary AIIBIVC2V chalcopyrite semiconductors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-8, 419–426 (1972).
    [CrossRef]
  4. G. D. Boyd, T. J. Bridges, C. K. N. Patel, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched submillimeter wave generation by difference-frequency mixing in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 21, 553–555 (1972).
    [CrossRef]
  5. G. C. Bhar, “Refractive index interpolation in phase-matching,” Appl. Opt. 15, 305–307 (1976).
    [CrossRef]
  6. G. C. Bhar, G. C. Ghosh, “Temperature dependent phase-matched nonlinear optical devices using CdSe and ZnGeP2,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-16, 838–843 (1980).
    [CrossRef]
  7. G. C. Bhar, G. C. Ghosh, “Dispersion of thermooptic coefficients in nonlinear crystals,” Appl. Opt. 19, 1029–1031 (1980).
    [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  8. G. C. Bhar, L. K. Samanta, D. K. Ghosh, S. Das, “Tunable parametric ZnGeP2 crystal oscillator,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 860–861 (1987).
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  9. G. C. Bhar, S. Das, U. Chatterjee, K. V. Vodopyanov, “Temperature-tunable second-harmonic generation in zinc germanium phosphide,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 54, 313–314 (1989).
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  22. Yu. M. Andreev, S. D. Velikanov, A. S. Yerutin, A. F. Zapolskii, D. V. Konkin, S. N. Mishkin, S. V. Smirnov, Yu. N. Frolov, V. V. Shchurov, “Second harmonic generation from DF laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 1035 (1992).
    [CrossRef]
  23. K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, L. A. Kulevskii, “High-efficiency picosecond parametric superradiance emitted by a ZnGeP2 crystal in the 5-6.3 µm range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1159–1161 (1987).
    [CrossRef]
  24. K. L. Vodopyanov, L. A. Kulevskii, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, K. R. Allakverdiev, T. A. Kerimov, “High-efficiency middle IR parametric superradiance in ZnGeP2 and GaSe crystals pumped by an erbium laser,” Opt. Commun. 83, 322–326 (1991).
    [CrossRef]
  25. K. L. Vodopyanov, “Parametric generation of tunable infrared radiation in ZnGeP2 and GaSe pumped at 3 µm,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 10, 1723–1729 (1993).
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  27. K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, “Type I and II ZnGeP2 travelling-wave optical parametric generator tunable between 3.9 and 10 µm,” Opt. Commun. 117, 277–282 (1995).
    [CrossRef]
  28. P. A. Budni, P. G. Schunemann, M. G. Knights, T. M. Pollak, E. P. Chicklis, “Efficient, high average power optical parametric oscillator using ZnGeP2,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 15 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1993).
  29. P. G. Schunemann, T. M. Pollak, “Phase-matched growth of ZnGeP2 mid-IR OPO crystals,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 20 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1994).
  30. P. Ketteridge, P. Budni, I. Lee, P. Schunemann, T. Pollak, “8 micron ZGP OPO pumped at 2 microns,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 18 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1996).
  31. R. L. Byer, M. M. Choy, R. L. Herbst, D. S. Chemla, R. S. Feigelson, “Second harmonic generation and infrared mixing in AgGaSe2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 24, 65–68 (1974).
    [CrossRef]

1995 (1)

K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, “Type I and II ZnGeP2 travelling-wave optical parametric generator tunable between 3.9 and 10 µm,” Opt. Commun. 117, 277–282 (1995).
[CrossRef]

1994 (1)

P. D. Mason, D. J. Jackson, E. K. Gorton, “CO2 laser frequency doubling in ZnGeP2,” Opt. Commun. 110, 163–166 (1994).
[CrossRef]

1993 (3)

A. A. Barykin, S. V. Davydov, V. D. Dorokhov, V. P. Zakharov, V. V. Butuzov, “Generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser pulses in a ZnGeP2 crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 23, 688–693 (1993).
[CrossRef]

H. M. Hobgood, T. Henningsen, R. N. Thomas, R. H. Hopkins, M. C. Ohmer, W. C. Mitchel, D. W. Fischer, S. M. Hegde, F. K. Hopkins, “ZnGeP2 grown by the liquid encapsulated Czochralski method,” J. Appl. Phys. 73, 4030–4037 (1993).
[CrossRef]

K. L. Vodopyanov, “Parametric generation of tunable infrared radiation in ZnGeP2 and GaSe pumped at 3 µm,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 10, 1723–1729 (1993).
[CrossRef]

1992 (1)

Yu. M. Andreev, S. D. Velikanov, A. S. Yerutin, A. F. Zapolskii, D. V. Konkin, S. N. Mishkin, S. V. Smirnov, Yu. N. Frolov, V. V. Shchurov, “Second harmonic generation from DF laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 1035 (1992).
[CrossRef]

1991 (2)

K. L. Vodopyanov, L. A. Kulevskii, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, K. R. Allakverdiev, T. A. Kerimov, “High-efficiency middle IR parametric superradiance in ZnGeP2 and GaSe crystals pumped by an erbium laser,” Opt. Commun. 83, 322–326 (1991).
[CrossRef]

A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, K. V. Ergakov, A. V. Kirsanov, V. P. Novikov, “Generator of infrared radiation at the second-harmonic frequency of a TEA CO2 laser,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 21, 735–738 (1991).
[CrossRef]

1990 (1)

Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
[CrossRef]

1989 (2)

G. B. Abdullaev, K. R. Allakhverdiev, M. E. Karasev, V. I. Konov, L. A. Kulevskii, N. B. Mustafaev, P. P. Pashinin, A. M. Prokhorov, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser radiation in a GaSe crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 19, 494–498 (1989).
[CrossRef]

G. C. Bhar, S. Das, U. Chatterjee, K. V. Vodopyanov, “Temperature-tunable second-harmonic generation in zinc germanium phosphide,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 54, 313–314 (1989).
[CrossRef]

1987 (5)

G. C. Bhar, L. K. Samanta, D. K. Ghosh, S. Das, “Tunable parametric ZnGeP2 crystal oscillator,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 860–861 (1987).
[CrossRef]

Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
[CrossRef]

Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, A. S. Solodukhin, S. A. Trushin, V. V. Churakov, S. F. Shubin, “Transformation of the frequencies of nontraditional (4.3 and 10.4 µ) CO2 laser radiation bands in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1362–1363 (1987).
[CrossRef]

Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, L. A. Kulevskii, “High-efficiency picosecond parametric superradiance emitted by a ZnGeP2 crystal in the 5-6.3 µm range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1159–1161 (1987).
[CrossRef]

1986 (1)

R. C. Eckardt, Y. X. Fan, R. L. Byer, C. L. Marquardt, M. E. Storm, L. Esterowitz, “Broadly tunable infrared parametric oscillator using AgGaSe2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 49, 608–610 (1986).
[CrossRef]

1985 (1)

Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
[CrossRef]

1984 (1)

Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, A. N. Morozov, A. V. Sosnin, G. S. Khmel’nitskii, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of tunable CO2 laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 14, 1021–1022 (1984).
[CrossRef]

1980 (2)

G. C. Bhar, G. C. Ghosh, “Temperature dependent phase-matched nonlinear optical devices using CdSe and ZnGeP2,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-16, 838–843 (1980).
[CrossRef]

G. C. Bhar, G. C. Ghosh, “Dispersion of thermooptic coefficients in nonlinear crystals,” Appl. Opt. 19, 1029–1031 (1980).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

1976 (1)

1974 (1)

R. L. Byer, M. M. Choy, R. L. Herbst, D. S. Chemla, R. S. Feigelson, “Second harmonic generation and infrared mixing in AgGaSe2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 24, 65–68 (1974).
[CrossRef]

1972 (2)

G. D. Boyd, E. Buehler, F. G. Storz, J. H. Wernick, “Linear and nonlinear optical properties of ternary AIIBIVC2V chalcopyrite semiconductors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-8, 419–426 (1972).
[CrossRef]

G. D. Boyd, T. J. Bridges, C. K. N. Patel, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched submillimeter wave generation by difference-frequency mixing in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 21, 553–555 (1972).
[CrossRef]

1971 (2)

G. D. Boyd, E. Buehler, F. G. Storz, “Linear and nonlinear optical properties of ZnGeP2 and CdSe,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 301–304 (1971).
[CrossRef]

G. D. Boyd, W. B. Gandrud, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched up conversion of 10.6-µ radiation in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 446–448 (1971).
[CrossRef]

Abdullaev, G. B.

G. B. Abdullaev, K. R. Allakhverdiev, M. E. Karasev, V. I. Konov, L. A. Kulevskii, N. B. Mustafaev, P. P. Pashinin, A. M. Prokhorov, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser radiation in a GaSe crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 19, 494–498 (1989).
[CrossRef]

Allakhverdiev, K. R.

G. B. Abdullaev, K. R. Allakhverdiev, M. E. Karasev, V. I. Konov, L. A. Kulevskii, N. B. Mustafaev, P. P. Pashinin, A. M. Prokhorov, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser radiation in a GaSe crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 19, 494–498 (1989).
[CrossRef]

Allakverdiev, K. R.

K. L. Vodopyanov, L. A. Kulevskii, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, K. R. Allakverdiev, T. A. Kerimov, “High-efficiency middle IR parametric superradiance in ZnGeP2 and GaSe crystals pumped by an erbium laser,” Opt. Commun. 83, 322–326 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Andreev, Yu. M.

Yu. M. Andreev, S. D. Velikanov, A. S. Yerutin, A. F. Zapolskii, D. V. Konkin, S. N. Mishkin, S. V. Smirnov, Yu. N. Frolov, V. V. Shchurov, “Second harmonic generation from DF laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 1035 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
[CrossRef]

Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
[CrossRef]

Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, A. S. Solodukhin, S. A. Trushin, V. V. Churakov, S. F. Shubin, “Transformation of the frequencies of nontraditional (4.3 and 10.4 µ) CO2 laser radiation bands in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1362–1363 (1987).
[CrossRef]

Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, A. N. Morozov, A. V. Sosnin, G. S. Khmel’nitskii, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of tunable CO2 laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 14, 1021–1022 (1984).
[CrossRef]

Baranov, V. Yu.

Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
[CrossRef]

Barykin, A. A.

A. A. Barykin, S. V. Davydov, V. D. Dorokhov, V. P. Zakharov, V. V. Butuzov, “Generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser pulses in a ZnGeP2 crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 23, 688–693 (1993).
[CrossRef]

Betin, A. A.

A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, K. V. Ergakov, A. V. Kirsanov, V. P. Novikov, “Generator of infrared radiation at the second-harmonic frequency of a TEA CO2 laser,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 21, 735–738 (1991).
[CrossRef]

Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Bhar, G. C.

G. C. Bhar, S. Das, U. Chatterjee, K. V. Vodopyanov, “Temperature-tunable second-harmonic generation in zinc germanium phosphide,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 54, 313–314 (1989).
[CrossRef]

G. C. Bhar, L. K. Samanta, D. K. Ghosh, S. Das, “Tunable parametric ZnGeP2 crystal oscillator,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 860–861 (1987).
[CrossRef]

G. C. Bhar, G. C. Ghosh, “Dispersion of thermooptic coefficients in nonlinear crystals,” Appl. Opt. 19, 1029–1031 (1980).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

G. C. Bhar, G. C. Ghosh, “Temperature dependent phase-matched nonlinear optical devices using CdSe and ZnGeP2,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-16, 838–843 (1980).
[CrossRef]

G. C. Bhar, “Refractive index interpolation in phase-matching,” Appl. Opt. 15, 305–307 (1976).
[CrossRef]

Boyd, G. D.

G. D. Boyd, E. Buehler, F. G. Storz, J. H. Wernick, “Linear and nonlinear optical properties of ternary AIIBIVC2V chalcopyrite semiconductors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-8, 419–426 (1972).
[CrossRef]

G. D. Boyd, T. J. Bridges, C. K. N. Patel, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched submillimeter wave generation by difference-frequency mixing in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 21, 553–555 (1972).
[CrossRef]

G. D. Boyd, W. B. Gandrud, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched up conversion of 10.6-µ radiation in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 446–448 (1971).
[CrossRef]

G. D. Boyd, E. Buehler, F. G. Storz, “Linear and nonlinear optical properties of ZnGeP2 and CdSe,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 301–304 (1971).
[CrossRef]

Bridges, T. J.

G. D. Boyd, T. J. Bridges, C. K. N. Patel, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched submillimeter wave generation by difference-frequency mixing in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 21, 553–555 (1972).
[CrossRef]

Budni, P.

P. Ketteridge, P. Budni, I. Lee, P. Schunemann, T. Pollak, “8 micron ZGP OPO pumped at 2 microns,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 18 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1996).

Budni, P. A.

P. A. Budni, P. G. Schunemann, M. G. Knights, T. M. Pollak, E. P. Chicklis, “Efficient, high average power optical parametric oscillator using ZnGeP2,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 15 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1993).

Buehler, E.

G. D. Boyd, T. J. Bridges, C. K. N. Patel, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched submillimeter wave generation by difference-frequency mixing in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 21, 553–555 (1972).
[CrossRef]

G. D. Boyd, E. Buehler, F. G. Storz, J. H. Wernick, “Linear and nonlinear optical properties of ternary AIIBIVC2V chalcopyrite semiconductors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-8, 419–426 (1972).
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Choy, M. M.

R. L. Byer, M. M. Choy, R. L. Herbst, D. S. Chemla, R. S. Feigelson, “Second harmonic generation and infrared mixing in AgGaSe2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 24, 65–68 (1974).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, A. S. Solodukhin, S. A. Trushin, V. V. Churakov, S. F. Shubin, “Transformation of the frequencies of nontraditional (4.3 and 10.4 µ) CO2 laser radiation bands in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1362–1363 (1987).
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A. A. Barykin, S. V. Davydov, V. D. Dorokhov, V. P. Zakharov, V. V. Butuzov, “Generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser pulses in a ZnGeP2 crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 23, 688–693 (1993).
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R. C. Eckardt, Y. X. Fan, R. L. Byer, C. L. Marquardt, M. E. Storm, L. Esterowitz, “Broadly tunable infrared parametric oscillator using AgGaSe2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 49, 608–610 (1986).
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R. L. Byer, M. M. Choy, R. L. Herbst, D. S. Chemla, R. S. Feigelson, “Second harmonic generation and infrared mixing in AgGaSe2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 24, 65–68 (1974).
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H. M. Hobgood, T. Henningsen, R. N. Thomas, R. H. Hopkins, M. C. Ohmer, W. C. Mitchel, D. W. Fischer, S. M. Hegde, F. K. Hopkins, “ZnGeP2 grown by the liquid encapsulated Czochralski method,” J. Appl. Phys. 73, 4030–4037 (1993).
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Gandrud, W. B.

G. D. Boyd, W. B. Gandrud, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched up conversion of 10.6-µ radiation in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 446–448 (1971).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, A. S. Solodukhin, S. A. Trushin, V. V. Churakov, S. F. Shubin, “Transformation of the frequencies of nontraditional (4.3 and 10.4 µ) CO2 laser radiation bands in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1362–1363 (1987).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
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Gribenyukov, A. I.

K. L. Vodopyanov, L. A. Kulevskii, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, K. R. Allakverdiev, T. A. Kerimov, “High-efficiency middle IR parametric superradiance in ZnGeP2 and GaSe crystals pumped by an erbium laser,” Opt. Commun. 83, 322–326 (1991).
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Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, A. S. Solodukhin, S. A. Trushin, V. V. Churakov, S. F. Shubin, “Transformation of the frequencies of nontraditional (4.3 and 10.4 µ) CO2 laser radiation bands in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1362–1363 (1987).
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Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, L. A. Kulevskii, “High-efficiency picosecond parametric superradiance emitted by a ZnGeP2 crystal in the 5-6.3 µm range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1159–1161 (1987).
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Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, A. N. Morozov, A. V. Sosnin, G. S. Khmel’nitskii, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of tunable CO2 laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 14, 1021–1022 (1984).
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H. M. Hobgood, T. Henningsen, R. N. Thomas, R. H. Hopkins, M. C. Ohmer, W. C. Mitchel, D. W. Fischer, S. M. Hegde, F. K. Hopkins, “ZnGeP2 grown by the liquid encapsulated Czochralski method,” J. Appl. Phys. 73, 4030–4037 (1993).
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R. L. Byer, M. M. Choy, R. L. Herbst, D. S. Chemla, R. S. Feigelson, “Second harmonic generation and infrared mixing in AgGaSe2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 24, 65–68 (1974).
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H. M. Hobgood, T. Henningsen, R. N. Thomas, R. H. Hopkins, M. C. Ohmer, W. C. Mitchel, D. W. Fischer, S. M. Hegde, F. K. Hopkins, “ZnGeP2 grown by the liquid encapsulated Czochralski method,” J. Appl. Phys. 73, 4030–4037 (1993).
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H. M. Hobgood, T. Henningsen, R. N. Thomas, R. H. Hopkins, M. C. Ohmer, W. C. Mitchel, D. W. Fischer, S. M. Hegde, F. K. Hopkins, “ZnGeP2 grown by the liquid encapsulated Czochralski method,” J. Appl. Phys. 73, 4030–4037 (1993).
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H. M. Hobgood, T. Henningsen, R. N. Thomas, R. H. Hopkins, M. C. Ohmer, W. C. Mitchel, D. W. Fischer, S. M. Hegde, F. K. Hopkins, “ZnGeP2 grown by the liquid encapsulated Czochralski method,” J. Appl. Phys. 73, 4030–4037 (1993).
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Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, A. N. Morozov, A. V. Sosnin, G. S. Khmel’nitskii, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of tunable CO2 laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 14, 1021–1022 (1984).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
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P. D. Mason, D. J. Jackson, E. K. Gorton, “CO2 laser frequency doubling in ZnGeP2,” Opt. Commun. 110, 163–166 (1994).
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G. B. Abdullaev, K. R. Allakhverdiev, M. E. Karasev, V. I. Konov, L. A. Kulevskii, N. B. Mustafaev, P. P. Pashinin, A. M. Prokhorov, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser radiation in a GaSe crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 19, 494–498 (1989).
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Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

Karyshev, V. D.

Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
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Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

Kerimov, T. A.

K. L. Vodopyanov, L. A. Kulevskii, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, K. R. Allakverdiev, T. A. Kerimov, “High-efficiency middle IR parametric superradiance in ZnGeP2 and GaSe crystals pumped by an erbium laser,” Opt. Commun. 83, 322–326 (1991).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, A. N. Morozov, A. V. Sosnin, G. S. Khmel’nitskii, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of tunable CO2 laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 14, 1021–1022 (1984).
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Kirsanov, A. V.

A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, K. V. Ergakov, A. V. Kirsanov, V. P. Novikov, “Generator of infrared radiation at the second-harmonic frequency of a TEA CO2 laser,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 21, 735–738 (1991).
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Kisletsov, A. V.

Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
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Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

Knights, M. G.

P. A. Budni, P. G. Schunemann, M. G. Knights, T. M. Pollak, E. P. Chicklis, “Efficient, high average power optical parametric oscillator using ZnGeP2,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 15 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1993).

Konkin, D. V.

Yu. M. Andreev, S. D. Velikanov, A. S. Yerutin, A. F. Zapolskii, D. V. Konkin, S. N. Mishkin, S. V. Smirnov, Yu. N. Frolov, V. V. Shchurov, “Second harmonic generation from DF laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 1035 (1992).
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Konov, V. I.

Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
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G. B. Abdullaev, K. R. Allakhverdiev, M. E. Karasev, V. I. Konov, L. A. Kulevskii, N. B. Mustafaev, P. P. Pashinin, A. M. Prokhorov, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser radiation in a GaSe crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 19, 494–498 (1989).
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Korablev, A. V.

Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

Kovalev, I. O.

Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
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Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

Kozochkin, S. M.

Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
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Kulevskii, L. A.

K. L. Vodopyanov, L. A. Kulevskii, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, K. R. Allakverdiev, T. A. Kerimov, “High-efficiency middle IR parametric superradiance in ZnGeP2 and GaSe crystals pumped by an erbium laser,” Opt. Commun. 83, 322–326 (1991).
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G. B. Abdullaev, K. R. Allakhverdiev, M. E. Karasev, V. I. Konov, L. A. Kulevskii, N. B. Mustafaev, P. P. Pashinin, A. M. Prokhorov, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser radiation in a GaSe crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 19, 494–498 (1989).
[CrossRef]

Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, L. A. Kulevskii, “High-efficiency picosecond parametric superradiance emitted by a ZnGeP2 crystal in the 5-6.3 µm range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1159–1161 (1987).
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Kuz’min, G. P.

Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
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Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

Lee, I.

P. Ketteridge, P. Budni, I. Lee, P. Schunemann, T. Pollak, “8 micron ZGP OPO pumped at 2 microns,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 18 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1996).

Marquardt, C. L.

R. C. Eckardt, Y. X. Fan, R. L. Byer, C. L. Marquardt, M. E. Storm, L. Esterowitz, “Broadly tunable infrared parametric oscillator using AgGaSe2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 49, 608–610 (1986).
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Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
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Mishkin, S. N.

Yu. M. Andreev, S. D. Velikanov, A. S. Yerutin, A. F. Zapolskii, D. V. Konkin, S. N. Mishkin, S. V. Smirnov, Yu. N. Frolov, V. V. Shchurov, “Second harmonic generation from DF laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 1035 (1992).
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Mitchel, W. C.

H. M. Hobgood, T. Henningsen, R. N. Thomas, R. H. Hopkins, M. C. Ohmer, W. C. Mitchel, D. W. Fischer, S. M. Hegde, F. K. Hopkins, “ZnGeP2 grown by the liquid encapsulated Czochralski method,” J. Appl. Phys. 73, 4030–4037 (1993).
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Mitropol’skii, O. V.

Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
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Morozov, A. N.

Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, A. N. Morozov, A. V. Sosnin, G. S. Khmel’nitskii, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of tunable CO2 laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 14, 1021–1022 (1984).
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Mustafaev, N. B.

G. B. Abdullaev, K. R. Allakhverdiev, M. E. Karasev, V. I. Konov, L. A. Kulevskii, N. B. Mustafaev, P. P. Pashinin, A. M. Prokhorov, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser radiation in a GaSe crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 19, 494–498 (1989).
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Nesterenko, A. A.

Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
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Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

Novikov, M. A.

Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
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A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, K. V. Ergakov, A. V. Kirsanov, V. P. Novikov, “Generator of infrared radiation at the second-harmonic frequency of a TEA CO2 laser,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 21, 735–738 (1991).
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Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
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Ohmer, M. C.

H. M. Hobgood, T. Henningsen, R. N. Thomas, R. H. Hopkins, M. C. Ohmer, W. C. Mitchel, D. W. Fischer, S. M. Hegde, F. K. Hopkins, “ZnGeP2 grown by the liquid encapsulated Czochralski method,” J. Appl. Phys. 73, 4030–4037 (1993).
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Osorgin, A. E.

Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
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Pashinin, P. P.

G. B. Abdullaev, K. R. Allakhverdiev, M. E. Karasev, V. I. Konov, L. A. Kulevskii, N. B. Mustafaev, P. P. Pashinin, A. M. Prokhorov, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser radiation in a GaSe crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 19, 494–498 (1989).
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Patel, C. K. N.

G. D. Boyd, T. J. Bridges, C. K. N. Patel, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched submillimeter wave generation by difference-frequency mixing in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 21, 553–555 (1972).
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Pis’mennyi, V. D.

Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
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Pollak, T.

P. Ketteridge, P. Budni, I. Lee, P. Schunemann, T. Pollak, “8 micron ZGP OPO pumped at 2 microns,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 18 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1996).

Pollak, T. M.

P. G. Schunemann, T. M. Pollak, “Phase-matched growth of ZnGeP2 mid-IR OPO crystals,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 20 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1994).

P. A. Budni, P. G. Schunemann, M. G. Knights, T. M. Pollak, E. P. Chicklis, “Efficient, high average power optical parametric oscillator using ZnGeP2,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 15 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1993).

Prokhorov, A. M.

G. B. Abdullaev, K. R. Allakhverdiev, M. E. Karasev, V. I. Konov, L. A. Kulevskii, N. B. Mustafaev, P. P. Pashinin, A. M. Prokhorov, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser radiation in a GaSe crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 19, 494–498 (1989).
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Satov, Yu. A.

Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
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Schunemann, P.

P. Ketteridge, P. Budni, I. Lee, P. Schunemann, T. Pollak, “8 micron ZGP OPO pumped at 2 microns,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 18 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1996).

Schunemann, P. G.

P. G. Schunemann, T. M. Pollak, “Phase-matched growth of ZnGeP2 mid-IR OPO crystals,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 20 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1994).

P. A. Budni, P. G. Schunemann, M. G. Knights, T. M. Pollak, E. P. Chicklis, “Efficient, high average power optical parametric oscillator using ZnGeP2,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 15 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1993).

Shchurov, V. V.

Yu. M. Andreev, S. D. Velikanov, A. S. Yerutin, A. F. Zapolskii, D. V. Konkin, S. N. Mishkin, S. V. Smirnov, Yu. N. Frolov, V. V. Shchurov, “Second harmonic generation from DF laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 1035 (1992).
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Shubin, S. F.

Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, A. S. Solodukhin, S. A. Trushin, V. V. Churakov, S. F. Shubin, “Transformation of the frequencies of nontraditional (4.3 and 10.4 µ) CO2 laser radiation bands in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1362–1363 (1987).
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Smirnov, S. V.

Yu. M. Andreev, S. D. Velikanov, A. S. Yerutin, A. F. Zapolskii, D. V. Konkin, S. N. Mishkin, S. V. Smirnov, Yu. N. Frolov, V. V. Shchurov, “Second harmonic generation from DF laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 1035 (1992).
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Solodukhin, A. S.

Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, A. S. Solodukhin, S. A. Trushin, V. V. Churakov, S. F. Shubin, “Transformation of the frequencies of nontraditional (4.3 and 10.4 µ) CO2 laser radiation bands in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1362–1363 (1987).
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Sosnin, A. V.

Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, A. N. Morozov, A. V. Sosnin, G. S. Khmel’nitskii, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of tunable CO2 laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 14, 1021–1022 (1984).
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Starodumov, Yu. M.

Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
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G. B. Abdullaev, K. R. Allakhverdiev, M. E. Karasev, V. I. Konov, L. A. Kulevskii, N. B. Mustafaev, P. P. Pashinin, A. M. Prokhorov, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser radiation in a GaSe crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 19, 494–498 (1989).
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Storm, M. E.

R. C. Eckardt, Y. X. Fan, R. L. Byer, C. L. Marquardt, M. E. Storm, L. Esterowitz, “Broadly tunable infrared parametric oscillator using AgGaSe2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 49, 608–610 (1986).
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Storz, F. G.

G. D. Boyd, E. Buehler, F. G. Storz, J. H. Wernick, “Linear and nonlinear optical properties of ternary AIIBIVC2V chalcopyrite semiconductors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-8, 419–426 (1972).
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G. D. Boyd, E. Buehler, F. G. Storz, “Linear and nonlinear optical properties of ZnGeP2 and CdSe,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 301–304 (1971).
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Strel’tsov, A. P.

Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
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Thomas, R. N.

H. M. Hobgood, T. Henningsen, R. N. Thomas, R. H. Hopkins, M. C. Ohmer, W. C. Mitchel, D. W. Fischer, S. M. Hegde, F. K. Hopkins, “ZnGeP2 grown by the liquid encapsulated Czochralski method,” J. Appl. Phys. 73, 4030–4037 (1993).
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Trushin, S. A.

Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, A. S. Solodukhin, S. A. Trushin, V. V. Churakov, S. F. Shubin, “Transformation of the frequencies of nontraditional (4.3 and 10.4 µ) CO2 laser radiation bands in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1362–1363 (1987).
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Vedernikova, T. V.

Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
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Velikanov, S. D.

Yu. M. Andreev, S. D. Velikanov, A. S. Yerutin, A. F. Zapolskii, D. V. Konkin, S. N. Mishkin, S. V. Smirnov, Yu. N. Frolov, V. V. Shchurov, “Second harmonic generation from DF laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 1035 (1992).
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Vodopyanov, K. L.

K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, “Type I and II ZnGeP2 travelling-wave optical parametric generator tunable between 3.9 and 10 µm,” Opt. Commun. 117, 277–282 (1995).
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K. L. Vodopyanov, L. A. Kulevskii, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, K. R. Allakverdiev, T. A. Kerimov, “High-efficiency middle IR parametric superradiance in ZnGeP2 and GaSe crystals pumped by an erbium laser,” Opt. Commun. 83, 322–326 (1991).
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K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, L. A. Kulevskii, “High-efficiency picosecond parametric superradiance emitted by a ZnGeP2 crystal in the 5-6.3 µm range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1159–1161 (1987).
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K. L. Vodopyanov, “Wide tuning range OPG’s pumped by short Er-laser pulses at λ = 2.8 µm,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 24 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1995). paper WG-3.

Vodopyanov, K. V.

G. C. Bhar, S. Das, U. Chatterjee, K. V. Vodopyanov, “Temperature-tunable second-harmonic generation in zinc germanium phosphide,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 54, 313–314 (1989).
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Voevodin, V. G.

K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, “Type I and II ZnGeP2 travelling-wave optical parametric generator tunable between 3.9 and 10 µm,” Opt. Commun. 117, 277–282 (1995).
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K. L. Vodopyanov, L. A. Kulevskii, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, K. R. Allakverdiev, T. A. Kerimov, “High-efficiency middle IR parametric superradiance in ZnGeP2 and GaSe crystals pumped by an erbium laser,” Opt. Commun. 83, 322–326 (1991).
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A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, K. V. Ergakov, A. V. Kirsanov, V. P. Novikov, “Generator of infrared radiation at the second-harmonic frequency of a TEA CO2 laser,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 21, 735–738 (1991).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, A. S. Solodukhin, S. A. Trushin, V. V. Churakov, S. F. Shubin, “Transformation of the frequencies of nontraditional (4.3 and 10.4 µ) CO2 laser radiation bands in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1362–1363 (1987).
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K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, L. A. Kulevskii, “High-efficiency picosecond parametric superradiance emitted by a ZnGeP2 crystal in the 5-6.3 µm range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1159–1161 (1987).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
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Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, A. N. Morozov, A. V. Sosnin, G. S. Khmel’nitskii, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of tunable CO2 laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 14, 1021–1022 (1984).
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Wernick, J. H.

G. D. Boyd, E. Buehler, F. G. Storz, J. H. Wernick, “Linear and nonlinear optical properties of ternary AIIBIVC2V chalcopyrite semiconductors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-8, 419–426 (1972).
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Yerutin, A. S.

Yu. M. Andreev, S. D. Velikanov, A. S. Yerutin, A. F. Zapolskii, D. V. Konkin, S. N. Mishkin, S. V. Smirnov, Yu. N. Frolov, V. V. Shchurov, “Second harmonic generation from DF laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 1035 (1992).
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Zakharov, V. P.

A. A. Barykin, S. V. Davydov, V. D. Dorokhov, V. P. Zakharov, V. V. Butuzov, “Generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser pulses in a ZnGeP2 crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 23, 688–693 (1993).
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Yu. M. Andreev, S. D. Velikanov, A. S. Yerutin, A. F. Zapolskii, D. V. Konkin, S. N. Mishkin, S. V. Smirnov, Yu. N. Frolov, V. V. Shchurov, “Second harmonic generation from DF laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 1035 (1992).
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Zuev, V. V.

Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, A. S. Solodukhin, S. A. Trushin, V. V. Churakov, S. F. Shubin, “Transformation of the frequencies of nontraditional (4.3 and 10.4 µ) CO2 laser radiation bands in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1362–1363 (1987).
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Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

Zyryanov, O. Ya.

Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, A. N. Morozov, A. V. Sosnin, G. S. Khmel’nitskii, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of tunable CO2 laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 14, 1021–1022 (1984).
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G. D. Boyd, E. Buehler, F. G. Storz, “Linear and nonlinear optical properties of ZnGeP2 and CdSe,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 301–304 (1971).
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G. D. Boyd, W. B. Gandrud, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched up conversion of 10.6-µ radiation in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 446–448 (1971).
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R. C. Eckardt, Y. X. Fan, R. L. Byer, C. L. Marquardt, M. E. Storm, L. Esterowitz, “Broadly tunable infrared parametric oscillator using AgGaSe2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 49, 608–610 (1986).
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G. D. Boyd, T. J. Bridges, C. K. N. Patel, E. Buehler, “Phase-matched submillimeter wave generation by difference-frequency mixing in ZnGeP2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 21, 553–555 (1972).
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R. L. Byer, M. M. Choy, R. L. Herbst, D. S. Chemla, R. S. Feigelson, “Second harmonic generation and infrared mixing in AgGaSe2,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 24, 65–68 (1974).
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IEEE J. Quantum Electron. (2)

G. D. Boyd, E. Buehler, F. G. Storz, J. H. Wernick, “Linear and nonlinear optical properties of ternary AIIBIVC2V chalcopyrite semiconductors,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-8, 419–426 (1972).
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H. M. Hobgood, T. Henningsen, R. N. Thomas, R. H. Hopkins, M. C. Ohmer, W. C. Mitchel, D. W. Fischer, S. M. Hegde, F. K. Hopkins, “ZnGeP2 grown by the liquid encapsulated Czochralski method,” J. Appl. Phys. 73, 4030–4037 (1993).
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Opt. Commun. (3)

K. L. Vodopyanov, L. A. Kulevskii, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, K. R. Allakverdiev, T. A. Kerimov, “High-efficiency middle IR parametric superradiance in ZnGeP2 and GaSe crystals pumped by an erbium laser,” Opt. Commun. 83, 322–326 (1991).
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K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, “Type I and II ZnGeP2 travelling-wave optical parametric generator tunable between 3.9 and 10 µm,” Opt. Commun. 117, 277–282 (1995).
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P. D. Mason, D. J. Jackson, E. K. Gorton, “CO2 laser frequency doubling in ZnGeP2,” Opt. Commun. 110, 163–166 (1994).
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Sov. J. Quantum Electron. (11)

G. C. Bhar, L. K. Samanta, D. K. Ghosh, S. Das, “Tunable parametric ZnGeP2 crystal oscillator,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 860–861 (1987).
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G. B. Abdullaev, K. R. Allakhverdiev, M. E. Karasev, V. I. Konov, L. A. Kulevskii, N. B. Mustafaev, P. P. Pashinin, A. M. Prokhorov, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of CO2 laser radiation in a GaSe crystal,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 19, 494–498 (1989).
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Yu. M. Andreev, A. N. Bykanov, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, V. I. Konov, G. P. Kuz’min, A. A. Nesterenko, A. E. Osorgin, Yu. M. Starodumov, N. I. Chapliev, “Conversion of pulsed laser radiation from the 9.3–9.6 µm range to the second harmonic in ZnGeP2 crystals,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 20, 410–414 (1990).
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A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, K. V. Ergakov, A. V. Kirsanov, V. P. Novikov, “Generator of infrared radiation at the second-harmonic frequency of a TEA CO2 laser,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 21, 735–738 (1991).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, A. N. Morozov, A. V. Sosnin, G. S. Khmel’nitskii, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of tunable CO2 laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 14, 1021–1022 (1984).
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Yu. M. Andreev, T. V. Vedernikova, A. A. Betin, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, O. Ya. Zyryanov, I. I. Ippolitov, V. I. Masychev, O. V. Mitropol’skii, V. P. Novikov, M. A. Novikov, A. V. Sosnin, “Conversion of CO2 and CO laser radiation in a ZnGeP2 crystal to the 2.3–3.1 µ spectral range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 15, 1014–1015 (1985).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. Yu. Baranov, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, S. V. Izyumov, S. M. Kozochkin, V. D. Pis’mennyi, Yu. A. Satov, A. P. Strel’tsov, “Efficient generation of the second harmonic of a nanosecond CO2 laser radiation pulse,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1435–1436 (1987).
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Yu. M. Andreev, V. G. Voevodin, P. P. Geiko, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, A. S. Solodukhin, S. A. Trushin, V. V. Churakov, S. F. Shubin, “Transformation of the frequencies of nontraditional (4.3 and 10.4 µ) CO2 laser radiation bands in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1362–1363 (1987).
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Yu. M. Andreev, S. D. Velikanov, A. S. Yerutin, A. F. Zapolskii, D. V. Konkin, S. N. Mishkin, S. V. Smirnov, Yu. N. Frolov, V. V. Shchurov, “Second harmonic generation from DF laser radiation in ZnGeP2,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 22, 1035 (1992).
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K. L. Vodopyanov, V. G. Voevodin, A. I. Gribenyukov, L. A. Kulevskii, “High-efficiency picosecond parametric superradiance emitted by a ZnGeP2 crystal in the 5-6.3 µm range,” Sov. J. Quantum Electron. 17, 1159–1161 (1987).
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Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. (1)

Yu. M. Andreev, A. I. Gribenyukov, V. V. Zuev, N. V. Karlov, V. D. Karyshev, A. V. Kisletsov, I. O. Kovalev, A. V. Korablev, G. P. Kuz’min, L. A. Kulevskii, A. A. Nesterenko, “Second-harmonic generation in ZnGeP2 pumped by a continuous tunable CO2 laser,” Sov. Tech. Phys. Lett. 13, 595–596 (1987).

Other (4)

P. A. Budni, P. G. Schunemann, M. G. Knights, T. M. Pollak, E. P. Chicklis, “Efficient, high average power optical parametric oscillator using ZnGeP2,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 15 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1993).

P. G. Schunemann, T. M. Pollak, “Phase-matched growth of ZnGeP2 mid-IR OPO crystals,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 20 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1994).

P. Ketteridge, P. Budni, I. Lee, P. Schunemann, T. Pollak, “8 micron ZGP OPO pumped at 2 microns,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 18 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1996).

K. L. Vodopyanov, “Wide tuning range OPG’s pumped by short Er-laser pulses at λ = 2.8 µm,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, Vol. 24 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1995). paper WG-3.

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Figures (4)

Fig. 1
Fig. 1

Phase-matching curves for type-1 SHG of a CO2 laser in ZnGeP2. Dashed curves (B) and (K) are the theoretical curves that were calculated with the Sellmeier equations of Bhar et al.8 and this author: ○, experimental points.

Fig. 2
Fig. 2

Phase-matching curves for type-1 SHG in the short-wavelength branch of ZnGeP2. Dashed curves (B) and (K) are the theoretical curves that were calculated with the Sellmeier equations of Bhar et al.8 and this author: ○, experimental points.

Fig. 3
Fig. 3

Phase-matching curves for a type-2 OPG in ZnGeP2 pumped by an Er,Cr:YSGG laser at 2.796 µm. Dashed curves (B) and (K) are theoretical curves calculated with the Sellmeier equations of Bhar et al.8 and this author: ○, experimental points quoted from Refs. 26 and27.

Fig. 4
Fig. 4

Phase-matching curves for a type-1 OPO in ZnGeP2 pumped by a Ho:YLF laser at 2.05 µm. Dashed curves (B) and (K) are the theoretical curves calculated with the Sellmeier equations of Bhar et al.8 and this author: ○, experimental points. □, ♢, experimental points quoted from Refs. 2830.

Tables (2)

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Table 1 Phase-matching conditions for type-1 SHG and SFG of the CO2 laser frequencies in ZnGeP2 at 20.00 °C

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Table 2 Temperature phase-matching bandwidths (FWHM) for SHG and SFG in ZnGeP2

Equations (1)

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no2=9.7465+0.7096λ2-0.1169-0.00276λ2,  ne2=10.0039+0.7205λ2-0.1531-0.00277λ2,

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