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LIDT - Laser Induced Damage Threshold

Coating code Coating type AOI LIDT
HR Laser Line Mirrors (HR)
2AA45 [email protected] 45deg 1.4 J/cm² @266nm; 3.8ns; 50Hz
4BC45 [email protected]; [email protected] + 1020-1070nm 45deg

3.4 J/cm² @355 nm; 4.8 ns; 50 Hz

3.0 J/cm² @355 nm; 7.8 ns; 100 Hz

5HJ45 [email protected]+1020-1070nm 45deg 9.0 J/cm² @532nm; 5.2ns; 50Hz
1PR45 [email protected] nm 45deg 15.8 J/cm² @1064nm; 7.4ns; 50Hz
1F45 [email protected] 45deg 35.2 J/cm² @532nm; 6.2ns; 50Hz
  [email protected] 0deg 6.78 J/cm² @532nm; 6.2ns; 50Hz
  [email protected] 0-15deg 1.7 J/cm² @1030nm; 305fs; 1 kHz
  [email protected] 0-30deg 0.6 J/cm² @1030nm; 320fs; 50 kHz
  [email protected] 0-30deg 12.7 J/cm² @1064nm; 3.6ns; 10 Hz
1P45 [email protected] 45deg 24.25 J/cm² @1064nm; 5.4ns; 10Hz
  [email protected] 45deg 12.2 J/cm² @1064nm; 3.6ns; 10 Hz
  [email protected] +/- 20nm 0deg 0.685 J/cm² @1030nm; 333fs; 50 kHz
HR Broad Band Mirrors (BBHR)
  [email protected] 45deg 0.32 J/cm²; @800nm; 50.3fs; 1 kHz
Ultra-Broadband Dielectric Mirrors
  [email protected] 0-50deg 0.63 J/cm² @355nm; 6.4ns; 20 Hz
  [email protected] 0-50deg 1.54 J/cm² @1064nm; 10ns; 20 Hz
AR Coated Windows (AR)
  [email protected] 0deg 2.92 J/cm² @266nm; 5.55ns; 50Hz
  [email protected] 0 deg 2.8 J/cm² @266nm; 3.6ns; 10Hz
  [email protected] 0deg 33.46 J/cm² @1064nm; 5.4ns; 10Hz
Wavelength Separators
4EH45 [email protected][email protected] 45deg 13.9 J/cm² @532nm; 5.2ns; 50Hz
Protective Windows for F-Theta Lenses
  [email protected] 0deg 33.46 J/cm² @1064nm; 5.4ns; 10Hz
BBO Crystals
  Protective S1/S2: 532/266nm 0deg 0.83 J/cm² @266nm; 5ns; 100 Hz
LBO Crystals
  [email protected] + 532nm 0 +/-5 deg 14.66 J/cm² @1064nm; 11ns; 50 Hz
KDP, DKDP Crystals
  [email protected] + 532nm 0 +/-5 deg 20.18 J/cm² @1064nm; 10.9ns; 50 Hz
Co:Spinel (Co:MgAl2O4)
  [email protected] 0deg 12.63 J/cm² @1535nm; 6.4ns; 100Hz
High Contrast Thin Film Polarizers
  2-HCTFP-1030-2040 55.4 deg 4.28 J/cm² (p-pol); 8.34 J/cm² (s-pol) @1030nm; 11.1ps; 10 Hz
Polarizing Cubes for High Energy Applications
  2-HPCB-B-0125 0/45 deg 13.73 J/cm² (p-pol); 5.2 J/cm² (s-pol) @ 532 nm; 9 ns; 100 Hz
  2-HPCB-A-0125 0/45 deg 5.18 J/cm² (p-pol); 2.5 J/cm² (s-pol) @355nm; 10ns; 100Hz
  2-HPCB-C-0125 0/45 deg 28.1 J/cm² (p-pol) @1064nm; 10ns; 100Hz
  2-HPCB-C-0125 0/45 deg >22.5/cm² (s-pol) @1064nm; 10ns; 100Hz
Crystalline Quartz Waveplates
  2-CPW-LO-L/2-1030 0deg 24.85 J/cm² @1064nm; 10ns; 100 Hz
  2-CPW-ZO-L/2-1030 0deg 24.12 J/cm² @1064nm; 10ns; 100 Hz
  2-CPW-ZO-L/2-0266 0deg 2.65 J/cm² @266nm; 5ns; 100 Hz
  2-CPW-ZO-L/2-0343 0deg 14.73 J/cm² @355nm; 6ns; 100 Hz
  2-CPW-ZO-L/2-0532 0deg 28.49 J/cm² @532nm; 7ns; 100 Hz
  2-CPW-ZO-L/2-0800 0deg 0.122 J/cm² @800nm; 52fs; 1000 Hz
  2-CPW-ZO-L/2-1030 0deg 0.59 J/cm² @1030nm; 320fs; 50 kHz
High Power Waveplates
  2-CPW-TZO-L/2-1030 0deg 30.43 J/cm² @1064nm; 11ns; 10Hz


Disclaimer

Laser induced damage threshold (LIDT) measurements are performed on actual components produced by Altechna. Individual component’s LIDT depends on multiple parameters (substrate material, polishing batch, coating batch, storage conditions, etc). Damage threshold value reached for above individual components should be used for reference only but it is not guaranteed for all optics. Altechna can perform coating damage threshold testing service upon request.