Operation of a continuous-wave RbTiOAsO4 pump-enhanced optical parametric oscillator (OPO) pumped by a single-mode Nd:YVO4 laser is reported. Tuning ranges were 1.525-1.583µm (signal) and 3.245-3.520µm (idler). External threshold was 270mW and up to 87mW of idler output was obtained.
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I. D. Lindsay, D. J. Stothard, C. F. Rae, and M. H. Dunn, "Pump-enhanced optical parametric oscillator based on periodically-poled RbTiOAsO4," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2003), paper CThG4.