Ultrafast laser inscription has been used to inscribe an optical waveguide in ErYb-doped glass. We demonstrate that the irradiation does not degrade the 4I13/2 lifetime of Er-ions embedded in the modified material. ©2008 Optical Society of America.
|Title of host publication||2008 Conference on Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/QELS|
|Publication status||Published - 2008|
|Event||Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference 2008 - San Jose|
Duration: 4 May 2008 → 9 May 2008
|Conference||Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference 2008|
|Abbreviated title||CLEO/QELS 2008|
|Period||4/05/08 → 9/05/08|