Widely tunable Cr: ZnSe channel waveguide laser

John R. Macdonald, Stephen J. Beecher, Patrick A. Berry, Kenneth L. Schepler, Ajoy K. Kar

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A Cr:ZnSe external-cavity waveguide laser is demonstrated with 700 nm of tunability from 2077 to 2777 nm. A maximum output power of 120 mW is achieved at 2446 nm with over 15 mW across the tunable range.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMid-Infrared Coherent Sources 2013
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-982-4
Publication statusPublished - 2013
EventMid-Infrared Coherent Sources 2013 - Paris, France
Duration: 27 Oct 20131 Nov 2013

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
PublisherOptical Society of America


ConferenceMid-Infrared Coherent Sources 2013
Abbreviated titleMICS 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Macdonald, J. R., Beecher, S. J., Berry, P. A., Schepler, K. L., & Kar, A. K. (2013). Widely tunable Cr: ZnSe channel waveguide laser. In Mid-Infrared Coherent Sources 2013 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1364/MICS.2013.MW1C.5