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  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 50, Iss. 17 — Jun. 10, 2011
  • pp: 2617–2621

Design of a 10 PW ( 150 J / 15 fs ) peak power laser system with Ti:sapphire medium through spectral control

Fabio Giambruno, Christophe Radier, Gilles Rey, and Gilles Chériaux  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 50, Issue 17, pp. 2617-2621 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.50.002617


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Abstract

We designed a 10 PW ( 150 J 15 fs ) laser system based on the use of titanium-doped sapphire power amplifiers. The solution is to provide an overall compensating spectral gain narrowing and shifting technique for obtaining a controlled output spectrum.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.3280) Lasers and laser optics : Laser amplifiers
(140.3590) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, titanium
(140.7090) Lasers and laser optics : Ultrafast lasers

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: February 2, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: March 27, 2011
Published: June 6, 2011

Citation
Fabio Giambruno, Christophe Radier, Gilles Rey, and Gilles Chériaux, "Design of a 10 PW (150 J/15 fs) peak power laser system with Ti:sapphire medium through spectral control," Appl. Opt. 50, 2617-2621 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-50-17-2617


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