Paboeuf, David and Mhibik, Oussama and Bretenaker, Fabien and Drag, Cyril (2012) Optimization of the resonant wave output coupling of a singly resonant optical parametric oscillator using an intracavity plate. Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, 108 (2). pp. 289-293. ISSN 0946-2171Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
We present a technique allowing us to optimize the output coupling of the resonant wave of a singly resonant optical parametric oscillator (SRO). By inserting a silica plate inside the cavity and tilting it around the Brewster angle, the output coupling of the SRO can be easily varied. This technique combines in principle the advantage of an efﬁcient output coupling together with the possibility of controlling the frequency of the resonant wave of the SRO. We use this plate inside a 532-nm-pumped SRO to extract 1.6 Wat 1.2 µm with a pump depletion of 80 %. We also show the possibility of determining the intracavity loss of the OPO, which is a useful parameter regarding its optimization.
|Keywords:||photonics, optics, resonant wave , optical parametric oscillator , intracavity plate, Optics. Light, Physics and Astronomy(all), Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)|
|Subjects:||Science > Physics > Optics. Light|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Physics > Institute of Photonics|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||17 Oct 2012 09:59|
|Last modified:||04 May 2016 22:36|