We present a fiber-based source for coherent Raman microscopy. Picosecond frequency conversion is achieved by normal dispersion four-wave mixing in photonic crystal fiber, yielding nanojoule pulses with 2800-3200 cm<sup>-1</sup> frequency differences.
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S. Lefrancois, L. Kong, W. J. Wadsworth, R. Herda, A. Zach, G. Holtom, S. X. Xie, and F. W. Wise, "Fiber-format Picosecond Source for Coherent Raman Microscopy," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2012, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper JTh2A.3.
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