Abstract

A method has been developed for the stabilization of an internal mirror He–Ne laser to achieve a high frequency reproducibility that is mainly influenced by the temperature of the stabilized laser. However, it is difficult to achieve a reproducible temperature in a short time under different ambient temperatures. In this paper, the He–Ne laser is stabilized based on the relationship between the laser mode number and the laser cavity temperature where a reproducible temperature can be rapidly achieved under different ambient temperatures, resulting in a high frequency reproducibility. Experiments have demonstrated that the He–Ne laser used can be stabilized in approximately 10 min, typically 6 min; the frequency stability is less than 2×10−10; the frequency reproducibility is less than 1×10−9.

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2008 (1)

P.-C. Hu, J.-B. Tan, L. Yan, and H.-J. Fu, “Preheating method for frequency stabilized Zeman He–Ne laser based on temperature trajectory control,” Opt. Precis. Eng. 16, 1009–1017(2008).

2006 (1)

L. Dejiao, D. Gaoliang, Y. Chunyong, and J. Xiangqian, “Frequency stabilization of transverse Zeeman He–Ne laser by means of model predictive control,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 77, 123301 (2006).
[CrossRef]

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T. B. Eom, H. S. Choi, and S. K. Lee, “Frequency stabilization of an internal mirror He–Ne laser by digital control,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 73, 221–224 (2002).
[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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1983 (1)

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[CrossRef]

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Baer, T.

Barger, R. L.

Cai, S.

Choi, H. S.

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[CrossRef]

Chunyong, Y.

L. Dejiao, D. Gaoliang, Y. Chunyong, and J. Xiangqian, “Frequency stabilization of transverse Zeeman He–Ne laser by means of model predictive control,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 77, 123301 (2006).
[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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L. Dejiao, D. Gaoliang, Y. Chunyong, and J. Xiangqian, “Frequency stabilization of transverse Zeeman He–Ne laser by means of model predictive control,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 77, 123301 (2006).
[CrossRef]

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P. E. Ciddor and R. M. Duffy, “Two-mode frequency-stabilised He–Ne (633 nm) lasers: studies of short- and long-term stability,” J. Phys. E 16, 1223–1227 (1983).
[CrossRef]

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T. B. Eom, H. S. Choi, and S. K. Lee, “Frequency stabilization of an internal mirror He–Ne laser by digital control,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 73, 221–224 (2002).
[CrossRef]

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Fu, H.-J.

P.-C. Hu, J.-B. Tan, L. Yan, and H.-J. Fu, “Preheating method for frequency stabilized Zeman He–Ne laser based on temperature trajectory control,” Opt. Precis. Eng. 16, 1009–1017(2008).

Gaoliang, D.

L. Dejiao, D. Gaoliang, Y. Chunyong, and J. Xiangqian, “Frequency stabilization of transverse Zeeman He–Ne laser by means of model predictive control,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 77, 123301 (2006).
[CrossRef]

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Hall, J. L.

Hu, P.-C.

P.-C. Hu, J.-B. Tan, L. Yan, and H.-J. Fu, “Preheating method for frequency stabilized Zeman He–Ne laser based on temperature trajectory control,” Opt. Precis. Eng. 16, 1009–1017(2008).

Kowalski, F. V.

Lazar, J.

Lee, S. K.

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[CrossRef]

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Liu, Z.

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[CrossRef]

Sasagawa, G. S.

Shi, C.

Takasaki, H.

Tan, J.-B.

P.-C. Hu, J.-B. Tan, L. Yan, and H.-J. Fu, “Preheating method for frequency stabilized Zeman He–Ne laser based on temperature trajectory control,” Opt. Precis. Eng. 16, 1009–1017(2008).

Tsukiji, M.

Umeda, N.

Wang, J.

Xiangqian, J.

L. Dejiao, D. Gaoliang, Y. Chunyong, and J. Xiangqian, “Frequency stabilization of transverse Zeeman He–Ne laser by means of model predictive control,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 77, 123301 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Yan, L.

P.-C. Hu, J.-B. Tan, L. Yan, and H.-J. Fu, “Preheating method for frequency stabilized Zeman He–Ne laser based on temperature trajectory control,” Opt. Precis. Eng. 16, 1009–1017(2008).

Yin, C.

Zemanek, P.

Zumberge, M. A.

Appl. Opt. (7)

J. Phys. E (1)

P. E. Ciddor and R. M. Duffy, “Two-mode frequency-stabilised He–Ne (633 nm) lasers: studies of short- and long-term stability,” J. Phys. E 16, 1223–1227 (1983).
[CrossRef]

Meas. Sci. Technol. (1)

W. R. C. Rowley, “The performance of a longitudinal Zeeman-stabilized He–Ne laser (633 nm) with thermal modulation and control,” Meas. Sci. Technol. 1, 348–351 (1990).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Precis. Eng. (1)

P.-C. Hu, J.-B. Tan, L. Yan, and H.-J. Fu, “Preheating method for frequency stabilized Zeman He–Ne laser based on temperature trajectory control,” Opt. Precis. Eng. 16, 1009–1017(2008).

Rev. Sci. Instrum. (2)

T. B. Eom, H. S. Choi, and S. K. Lee, “Frequency stabilization of an internal mirror He–Ne laser by digital control,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 73, 221–224 (2002).
[CrossRef]

L. Dejiao, D. Gaoliang, Y. Chunyong, and J. Xiangqian, “Frequency stabilization of transverse Zeeman He–Ne laser by means of model predictive control,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 77, 123301 (2006).
[CrossRef]

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