An optical differentiation in a regenerative amplifier with a temperature-tuned volume Bragg grating (VBG) as an intracavity spectral filter is demonstrated for the first time, to the author’s knowledge.
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Diffraction and Gratings
Original Manuscript: August 3, 2009
Revised Manuscript: January 6, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: January 26, 2010
Published: March 5, 2010
A. V. Okishev, "Optical differentiation and multimillijoule ~150 ps pulse generation in a regenerative amplifier with a temperature-tuned intracavity volume Bragg grating," Appl. Opt. 49, 1331-1334 (2010)