Femtosecond pulse generation at 1530nm using a GaInNAsSb SESAM

C. G. Leburn, Nikolaus Klaus Metzger, C. T. A. Brown, W. Sibbett, S. Calvez, D. Burns, H. D. Sun, M. D. Dawson, M. Le Du, J-C. Harmand

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Abstract

We describe the operation of a femtosecond Cr(4+):YAG laser that has been mode locked using a novel GaInNAsSb SESAM. 230fs pulses were generated at an average output power of 280mW. (C)2007 Optical Society of America

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2008 and 2008 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science. CLEO/QELS 2008
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherIEEE
Pages198-199
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-859-9
Publication statusPublished - 2008
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference 2008 - San Jose
Duration: 4 May 20089 May 2008

Conference

ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference 2008
Abbreviated titleCLEO/QELS 2008
CitySan Jose
Period4/05/089/05/08

Keywords

  • solid-state lasers
  • mode-locking
  • saturable absorber

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