Lagatsky, A A and Leburn, C G and Brown, C T A and Sibbett, W and Malyarevich, A M and Savitski, Vasili and Yumashev, K V and Raaben, E L and Zhilin, A A (2004) Passive mode locking of a Cr (4+) : YAG laser by PbS quantum-dot-doped glass saturable absorber. Optics Communications, 241 (4-6). pp. 449-454. ISSN 0030-4018Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
The use of PbS quantum-dot-doped glass as an intracavity saturable absorber for passive mode locking of a Cr4+:YAG laser was investigated. We obtained 10 ps pulses at a repetition rate of 235 MHz with an average output power of 35 mW. This mode-locked laser was tunable from 1460 to 1550 nm.
|Keywords:||laser, mode-locking, solid-state, saturable absorber, solid state lasers, neodymium lasers, pulse generation, silica films, microcrystallites, Physics, Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials, Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering|
|Subjects:||Science > Physics|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Institute of Photonics|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||06 Feb 2012 09:57|
|Last modified:||27 Apr 2016 18:13|