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Yttrium aluminium borate
Molecular formula YAl3(BO3)4
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Nd:YAB (Yttrium aluminum borate, YAl3(BO3)4, hereafter referred to as YAB), is grown by the flux method with a modified molybdate flux system. And it provides the possibility of realizing diode-pumped visible lasers by self-frequency-doubling (SFD) the main infrared Laser Radiation lines.


  • lattice parameters[1]
    • a=0.9293 nm
    • b=0.9293 nm
    • c=0.7245 nm
  • space group : R32 of the trigonal system


  1. ^ Luo Z D, Lin J T, Hang A D, Huang Y C and Qui M W 1989 Proc. SPIE 1104 132