High repetition rate femtosecond Ti: sapphire lasers based on four element cavities

Stormont, B. and Cormack, I.G. and Kemp, A. and Mazilu, M. and Brown, C.T.A. and Sibbett, W. and Burns, D.; (2003) High repetition rate femtosecond Ti: sapphire lasers based on four element cavities. In: Proceedings of Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2003. (CLEO '03). IEEE, pp. 1439-1440. ISBN 1-55752-748-2

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Abstract

We demonstrate self-starting, modelocked, four-element cavity Ti: sapphire lasers that operate at 1-2GHz repetition rates. These lasers produce 260-fs pulses and have modelocking thresholds -4OOmW.