A diode-pumped Yb:LiYF4 chirped-pulse regenerative amplifier has been demonstrated as a pump duration. 10 mJ output power was obtained at 1 ms pump which enables 1 kHz repetition rate.
© 2004 Optical Society of America
(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics
(140.3480) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, diode-pumped
(320.0320) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast optics
(320.7090) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast lasers
J. Kawanaka, H. Nishioka, and K. Ueda, "Milli-joule operation of diode-pumped Yb:LiYF4 chirped-pulse regenerative amplifier for kilo-heltz repetition rate," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper ITuI12.
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