Pulsed lasers used in science and medicine produce very short bursts of electromagnetic energy. If the laser light wavelength is 1062 nm (this corresponds to a Neodymium-YAG laser), and the pulse lasts for 40 picoseconds, and 1.1
A laser used to weld detached retinas emits light with a wavelength of 652 nm in pulses that are 20 ms in duration. THe average power expended during each pulse is .600 W. (a) How much energy is in each pulse, in joules and
An argon ion laser puts 5 W of continuous power at a wavelength of 532 nm. the diameter of the laser beam is 5.5 nm. if the laser is pointed at an object, how many photons of laser will strike the object per second.|(1W=1Js-1).
Intensity of the HeNe laser (lambda = 632nm) was measured at 2 distances: 1m and 200m from the laser. The meter reading was 10W and 1W correspondingly. How many photons/sec will enter your eye if you look into the laser from 1m?
Consider a laser which emits photons with a wavelength of 1.55 micrometers. The laser has a lower electron level Ei and an upper electron level Eu. A power supply pours electrons into the upper energy level and these electrons