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  • Vol. 41, Iss. 24 — Aug. 20, 2002
  • pp: 5040–5044

Sellmeier and thermo-optic dispersion formulas for KTP

Kiyoshi Kato and Eiko Takaoka  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 41, Issue 24, pp. 5040-5044 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.41.005040


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Abstract

KTP has been found to be phase matchable for type-2 second-harmonic generation of the third harmonics of the CO2 laser wavelengths at 9.2714 and 9.5525 µm at 20.0 °C. The resulting angle and temperature-tuning data combined with the literature values of the Nd:YAG laser-pumped optical parametric oscillator were used to improve the Sellmeier equations and the thermo-optic dispersion formula that reproduce well the temperature-tuned 90° phase-matching conditions of the flux-grown crystals. Applications to quasi phase matching are presented.

© 2002 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.3470) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, carbon dioxide
(160.6840) Materials : Thermo-optical materials
(190.4970) Nonlinear optics : Parametric oscillators and amplifiers

History
Original Manuscript: October 26, 2001
Revised Manuscript: April 30, 2002
Published: August 20, 2002

Citation
Kiyoshi Kato and Eiko Takaoka, "Sellmeier and thermo-optic dispersion formulas for KTP," Appl. Opt. 41, 5040-5044 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-41-24-5040


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