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Keywords beginning with K

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(Acronyms: see below)

k vector → wave vector

Kelly sidebands

Kerr effect

Kerr lens

Kerr lens mode locking

Kerr nonlinearity → Kerr effect

key distribution → quantum cryptography

knife edge beam profilers → beam profilers

Kramers–Kronig relations

krypton fluoride lasers → excimer lasers

krypton ion lasers → argon ion lasers

Kuizenga–Siegman theory

Acronyms beginning with K

KLM = Kerr lens mode locking


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