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Specifications
Capabilities of Nd:YVO4 Crystal:
Nd dopant: 0.27%, 0.3%, 0.4%, 0.5%, 0.7%, 1.0%, 2.0%, 3.0%
Width x Height: 1x1 ~ 16x16mm
Length: 0.02 ~ 20mm

Specifications of Nd:YVO4 Crystal:
Orientation: a-cut( ± 0.5° )
Dimensional Tolerance: +/-0.1mm
Wavefront Distortion: <λ/8 at 633nm
Surface Quality: 20/10
Parallelism: < 10 arc seconds
Perpendicularity: < 5 arc minutes
Surface Flatness: <λ/10 at 632.8nm
Clear Aperture: Central 95%
Chamfer: 0.15x45°
Coating: 1.AR@1064nm R<0.1%
2.AR@1064nm R< 0.1% & HT@808nm T>95%
3.HR@1064nm R>99.8% & HR@532nm R>99% & HT@808nm T>95%

Properties of Nd:YVO4 Crystal: 
Atomic Density ~1.37x1020 atoms/cm2
Crystal Structure Zircon Tetragonal, space group D4h, a=b=7.12, c=6.29
Density 4.22 g/cm3
Mohs Hardness Glass-like, ~5
Thermal Expansion Coefficient aa=4.43x10-6/K, ac=11.37x10-6/K
Thermal Conductivity Coefficient ||C: 5.23 W/m/K; ^C: 5.10 W/m/K

Lasing Wavelengths 914nm, 1064 nm, 1342 nm
Crystal Class positive uniaxial, no=na=nb ne=nc
no=1.9573, ne=2.1652, @ 1064nm
no=1.9721, ne=2.1858, @ 808nm
no=2.0210, ne=2.2560, @ 532nm
Thermal Optical Coefficient dna/dT=8.5x10-6/K, dnc/dT=3.0x10-6/K
Stimulated Emission Cross-Section 25.0x10-19 cm2 , @1064 nm
Fluorescent Lifetime 90μs(about 50μs for 2 atm% Nd doped) @ 808 nm
Absorption Coefficient 31.4 cm-1 @ 808 nm
Absorption Length 0.32 mm @ 808 nm
Intrinsic Loss Less 0.1% cm-1 , @1064 nm
Gain Bandwidth 0.96 nm (257 GHz) @ 1064 nm
Polarized Laser Emission p parallel to optic axis (c-axis)
Diode Pumped Optical to Optical Efficiency > 60%
Sellmeier Equation (for pure YVO4 crystals)
no2=3.77834+0.069736/(λ2 - 0.04724) - 0.0108133λ2
no2=4.59905+0.110534/(λ2 - 0.04813) - 0.0122676λ2