Femtosecond pulse generation at 50 W average powers from an Yb:KYW-Yb:YAG planar-waveguide MOPA

Cristtel Y Ramirez-Corral, Ian J Thomson, Christopher G Leburn, David R Hall, Derryck Telford Reid, Howard John Baker

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Abstract

An Yb:YAG planar-waveguide power amplifier seeded by an Yb:KYW master oscillator is reported. The system produced 700-fs pulses at 1032 nm at average output powers of 50 W and a frequency of 53 MHz.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationXVIIIth International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena
EditorsM Chergui, A Taylor, S Cundiff, R de Vivie-Riedle, K Yamagouchi
PublisherEDP Sciences
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)978-2-7598-0956-1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Event18th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena - Lausanne, Switzerland
Duration: 8 Jul 201213 Jul 2012

Publication series

NameEPJ Web of Conferences
Volume41
ISSN (Print)2100-014X

Conference

Conference18th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena
CountrySwitzerland
CityLausanne
Period8/07/1213/07/12

Keywords

  • YB-KYW
  • DIODE
  • LASER
  • KGW

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