Ultrafast second-stokes diamond raman laser

Murtagh, Michelle and Lin, Jipeng and Trägårdh, Johanna and Mcconnell, Gail and Spence, David J. (2016) Ultrafast second-stokes diamond raman laser. Optics Express, 24 (8). pp. 8149-8155. ISSN 1094-4087 (https://doi.org/10.1364/OE.24.008149)

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We report a synchronously-pumped femtosecond diamond Raman laser operating with a tunable second-Stokes output. Pumped using a mode-locked Ti:sapphire laser at 840-910 nm with a duration of 165 fs, the second-Stokes wavelength was tuneable from 1082 - 1200 nm with subpicosecond duration. Our results demonstrate potential for cascaded Raman conversion to extend the wavelength coverage of standard laser sources to new regions.


Murtagh, Michelle ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2808-6136, Lin, Jipeng, Trägårdh, Johanna ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8662-9509, Mcconnell, Gail ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7213-0686 and Spence, David J.;