dye laser

A CW or pulsed source of @C01130@ in which the @A00106@ is usually a solution of a fluorescent organic molecule (the dye) pumped with a suitable pump @L03459@ or with a flash @L03447@. These lasers can be tuned over a large part of the @F02453@ band of the dye.
PAC, 1996, 68, 2223. (Glossary of terms used in photochemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1996)) on page 2237 [Terms] [Paper]