We present high-repetition-rate passively mode-locked vertical external-cavity surface-emitting semiconductor lasers with average output powers of 1.4 W in 6.1-ps pulses at 10 GHz and 25 mW in 4.7-ps pulses at 30 GHz
© 2005 Optical Society of America
(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics
(140.4050) Lasers and laser optics : Mode-locked lasers
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(270.2500) Quantum optics : Fluctuations, relaxations, and noise
D. Lorenser, A. Aschwanden, H. J. Unold, D. J. Maas, R. Paschotta, U. Keller, E. Gini, and D. Ebling, "Passively Mode-Locked Surface-Emitting Semiconductor Lasers with High Repetition Rates of up to 30 GHz," in Advanced Solid-State Photonics, Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper WC4.