420 fs pulses from an ultrafast laser inscribed waveguide laser utilizing a carbon nanotube saturable absorber

S. J. Beecher, R. R. Thomson, N. D. Psaila, A. K. Kar, Z. Sun, T. Hasan, A. G. Rozhin, A. Ferrari

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Abstract

We report the generation of 420 fs pulses of 1.56 nm light from a mode-locked ultrafast laser inscribed Er-doped waveguide laser. Passive mode-locking was achieved using a carbon nanotube saturable absorber. ©2010 Optical Society of America.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Event2010 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference - San Jose, United States
Duration: 16 May 201021 May 2010

Conference

Conference2010 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
Abbreviated title2010 CLEO and QELS
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period16/05/1021/05/10

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    Beecher, S. J., Thomson, R. R., Psaila, N. D., Kar, A. K., Sun, Z., Hasan, T., Rozhin, A. G., & Ferrari, A. (2010). 420 fs pulses from an ultrafast laser inscribed waveguide laser utilizing a carbon nanotube saturable absorber. In Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010