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Nd:YAG Crystals

Nd:YAG Crystals

Neodymium Doped Yttrium Aluminum Garnet - Nd:YAG laser crystal is the most popular lasing media for solid-state lasers.

from 247 $
delivery Estimated delivery time: 4 - 5 days
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Code Length, mm Doping, % Wedge of the ends, deg Aperture, mm Price Delivery Add to cart
E-Y-3-0.9-A/A 53 0.9 0/0 Ø 3 247 $ 4 - 5 days
E-Y-3-0.8-A/A 65 0.8 0/0 Ø 3 305 $ Request
E-Y-3-1.1-A/A 65 1.1 0/0 Ø 3 374 $ Request
E-Y-4-0.8-A/A 65 0.8 3/3 parallel Ø 4 610 $ Request
E-Y-4-1.1-A/A 65 1.1 3/3 parallel Ø 4 610 $ Request
E-Y-6.35-1.1-A/A 85 1.1 3/3 parallel Ø 6.35 1024 $ Request
E-Y-8-1.1-A/A 85 1.1 3/3 parallel Ø 8 1541 $ Request
E-Y-10-1.1-A/A 85 1.1 3/3 parallel Ø 10 2530 $ Request
E-Y-12-1.1-A/A 100 1.1 3/3 parallel Ø 12 5451 $ Request
E-Y-12-0.8-A/A 100 0.8 3/3 parallel Ø 12 5451 $ Request

Properties of 1.0% Nd:YAG at 25°C

Formula

Y2.97Nd0.03Al5O12

Crystal structure

Cubic

Density

4.55 g/cm3

Melting point

1970oC

Mohs hardness

8.5

Transition

4F3/24I11/2 @ 1064 nm

Fluorescence lifetime

230 μsec for 1064 nm

Thermal conductivity

0.14 Wcm-1 K-1

Specific heat

0.59 J g-1 K-1

Thermal expansion

6.9 x 10-6 °C-1

dn/dt

7.3 x 10-6 °C-1

Young’s modulus

3.17 x 104 Kg/mm-2

Poisson ratio

0.25

Thermal shock resistance

790 Wm-1

Refractive index

1.818 @ 1064 nm

Doping

0.8% or 1.1%

Orientation

<111> crystalline direction

Surface quality

10-5 scratch/dig as per MIL-O-13830A

Surface flatness

λ/10 at 633 nm

Parallelism

< 10 arcsec

Perpendicularity

< 5 arcmin for plano/plano ends

Diameter tolerance

+0/-0.05 mm

Length tolerance

+1/-0.5 mm

Clear aperture

> 90 % of full aperture

Chamfers

0.1 mm at 45 deg

Coating

both sides coated AR @ 1064 nm, R < 0.2%, AOI = 0 deg

Barrel grooving

all dia 6.35, 8, 10, 12 mm rods with barrel groowing

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Neodymium Doped Yttrium Aluminum Garnet - Nd:YAG laser crystal is the most popular lasing media for solid-state lasers. Good fluorescence lifetime, thermal conductivity and robust nature make Nd:YAG laser crystal suitable for high power continuous wave, high intensity q-switched and single mode operation. EKSMA OPTICS offers high optical quality standard sizes Nd:YAG laser crystals - rods with high damage threshold AR@1064 nm coatings.