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  • Editor: James C. Wyant
  • Vol. 46, Iss. 20 — Jul. 10, 2007
  • pp: 4431–4433

Stimulated emission from distyrylbenzene derivative crystals grown by vapor deposition

Weijie Xie, Feng Li, Huan Wang, Zengqi Xie, Fangzhong Shen, Yuguang Ma, Wu Lu, Dingke Zhang, and Dongge Ma  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 46, Issue 20, pp. 4431-4433 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.46.004431


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Abstract

Narrowed spectra at 452   nm from a thin platelike crystal of distyrylbenzene derivative, 2,5-diphenyl-1,4-distyrylbenzene with two trans double bonds (trans-DPDSB) grown by vapor deposition, are observed. The trans-DPDSB crystal is irradiated by the third harmonic ( 355   nm ) of a Nd:YAG laser. The FWHM of the narrowed spectra can reach 6   nm for the crystal when the pumping energy is 400 μJ / pulse . The threshold value for an optically pumped laser is approximately 350 μJ / pulse .

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OCIS Codes
(140.5960) Lasers and laser optics : Semiconductor lasers
(160.3380) Materials : Laser materials
(160.4890) Materials : Organic materials

ToC Category:
Materials

History
Original Manuscript: December 4, 2006
Revised Manuscript: March 21, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: March 21, 2007
Published: June 20, 2007

Citation
Weijie Xie, Feng Li, Huan Wang, Zengqi Xie, Fangzhong Shen, Yuguang Ma, Wu Lu, Dingke Zhang, and Dongge Ma, "Stimulated emission from distyrylbenzene derivative crystals grown by vapor deposition," Appl. Opt. 46, 4431-4433 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-46-20-4431


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