Highly-efficient 1-GHz-repetition-frequency femtosecond Yb3+:KY(WO4)2 laser for super-continuum generation

Thomas Christian Schratwieser, Christopher G Leburn, Derryck Telford Reid

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Abstract

We present a 1.024-GHz-repetition-rate femtosecond Yb3+:KY(WO4)(2) laser with 61% optical-to-optical efficiency and 69% slope efficiency, generating a super-continuum of bandwidth 400 nm in silica photonic-crystal fibre. RIN measurements of the laser yielded values

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

  • FREQUENCY

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