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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 48, Iss. 27 — Sep. 20, 2009
  • pp: 5127–5130

Temperature feedback control for long-term carrier-envelope phase locking

Chenxia Yun, Shouyuan Chen, He Wang, Michael Chini, and Zenghu Chang  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 48, Issue 27, pp. 5127-5130 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.48.005127


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Abstract

We report a double feedback loop for the improvement of the carrier-envelope phase stabilization of a chirped mirror based femtosecond laser oscillator. By combining the control of the Ti:sapphire crystal temperature and the modulation of the pump power, the carrier envelope offset frequency, f CEO , was locked for close to 20 h, which is much longer than the typical phase stabilization time with only pump power modulation.

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OCIS Codes
(320.7090) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast lasers
(320.7100) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast measurements
(320.7160) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast technology

ToC Category:
Ultrafast Optics

History
Original Manuscript: July 17, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: August 17, 2009
Published: September 10, 2009

Citation
Chenxia Yun, Shouyuan Chen, He Wang, Michael Chini, and Zenghu Chang, "Temperature feedback control for long-term carrier-envelope phase locking," Appl. Opt. 48, 5127-5130 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-48-27-5127


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