Keywords beginning with H
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On this page you find all our encyclopedia articles on keywords beginning with "H". Indented lines indicate articles on related topics. Further below, you find the acronyms.
(See also: list of products for the letter H)
half-wave plates → waveplates
half-wave voltage → Pockels cells
harmonic separators → dichroic mirrors
heat capacity lasers → quasi-continuous-wave operation
heat radiation → infrared light
heavy metal fluoride fibers → fluoride fibers
helium–cadmium lasers → gas lasers
Henry factor → linewidth enhancement factor
Herriott multipass cells → multipass gas cells
heterodyne detection → optical heterodyne detection
high brightness laser diodes → broad area laser diodes
high-Q resonators → Q factor
higher-order dispersion → dispersion
holey fibers → photonic crystal fibers
holographic bulk gratings → volume Bragg gratings
homodyne detection → optical heterodyne detection
hybrid laser crystals → composite laser crystals
hybrid mode locking → mode locking
Acronyms beginning with H
HF = holey fiber → photonic crystal fibers
HHG = high harmonic generation
HNLF = highly nonlinear fiber
HRS = hyper Raman scattering
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