The topics include oxide laser crystals doped with rare earth and transition metal ions, nonlinear crystals for solid-state lasers, operation regimes for solid-state lasers, neodymium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet and neodymium-doped yttrium orthovanadate, microchip lasers, mid-infrared optical parametric oscillators, surgical solid-state lasers and their clinical applications, and environmental applications of solid-state lasers.
What does Y stand for?
Y stands for Yttrium
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
See other definitions of Y
- Yen (Japanese currency)
- YMCA or YWCA (Young Men's Christian Association or Young Women's Christian Association)
- Yocto (prefix for one septillionth, 10^ -24)
- Yotta- (prefix, 10^24 or septillion)
- Yukon Standard Time
- Yukon Territory (postal code designation, Canada)
- Yeshivah of Flatbush (Jewish day school in Brooklyn, NY)
- Yeoman of Signals
- Yacht & Beach Club (Disney Resort)
- Bureau of Yards and Docks (US Navy)
- Yards and Docks
- Young & Digital (marketing)
- Young & Dumb
- York and Lancaster Regiment (British Army)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The Asian behemoth now supplies approximately 95 percent of the world's consumption of "rare earths," such as cerium, neodymium, lathanum, yttrium, and dysprosium.
The calculations also show that adding yttrium atoms to the mixture should thwart the crystal structure's formation.