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  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 50, Iss. 13 — May. 1, 2011
  • pp: 1958–1962

Experimental study on GaP surface damage threshold induced by a high repetition rate femtosecond laser

Yi Li, Feng Liu, Yanfeng Li, Lu Chai, Qirong Xing, Minglie Hu, and Chingyue Wang  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 50, Issue 13, pp. 1958-1962 (2011)

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The surface damage threshold of undoped bulk 110 GaP induced by a high repetition rate femtosecond pulse at 1040 nm with a duration of 61 fs was studied. The threshold value was obtained by a linear fit of the incident single pulse fluence and was confirmed with a breakdown test around the threshold level. The result will be useful in high intensity, high repetition rate laser applications and ultrafast processes.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3390) Lasers and laser optics : Laser materials processing
(140.3440) Lasers and laser optics : Laser-induced breakdown
(140.7090) Lasers and laser optics : Ultrafast lasers
(320.2250) Ultrafast optics : Femtosecond phenomena

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

Original Manuscript: January 11, 2011
Revised Manuscript: March 9, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: March 14, 2011
Published: April 29, 2011

Yi Li, Feng Liu, Yanfeng Li, Lu Chai, Qirong Xing, Minglie Hu, and Chingyue Wang, "Experimental study on GaP surface damage threshold induced by a high repetition rate femtosecond laser," Appl. Opt. 50, 1958-1962 (2011)

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