Ultrashort-pulse laser with an intracavity phase shaping element

N. K. Metzger, W. Lubeigt, D. Burns, M. Griffith, L. Laycock, A. A. Lagatsky, C. T. A. Brown, W. Sibbett

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Abstract

A novel ultrashort-pulse laser cavity configuration that incorporates an intracavity deformable mirror as a phase control element is reported. A user-defined spectral phase relation of 0.7 radians relative shift could be produced at around 1035 nm. Phase shaping as well as pulse duration optimization was achieved via a computer-controlled feedback loop. (c) 2010 Optical Society of America

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8123-8134
Number of pages12
JournalOptics Express
Volume18
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 12 Apr 2010

Keywords

  • DEFORMABLE MIRROR
  • ADAPTIVE OPTICS
  • FEMTOSECOND PULSES
  • OPTIMIZATION
  • COMPRESSION
  • GRENOUILLE
  • DEVICE

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Metzger, N. K., Lubeigt, W., Burns, D., Griffith, M., Laycock, L., Lagatsky, A. A., Brown, C. T. A., & Sibbett, W. (2010). Ultrashort-pulse laser with an intracavity phase shaping element. Optics Express, 18(8), 8123-8134. https://doi.org/10.1364/OE.18.008123