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Chinese Optics Letters


  • Vol. 1, Iss. 12 — Dec. 20, 2003
  • pp: 695–696

Stable mode-locking in an Yb:YAG laser with a fast SESAM

Guifang Ju, Lu Chai, Qingyue Wang, Zhigang Zhang, Yonggang Wang, and Xiaoyu Ma  »View Author Affiliations

Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 1, Issue 12, pp. 695-696 (2003)

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Stable mode-locking in a diode-pumped Yb:YAG laser was obtained with a very fast semiconductor saturable absorber mirror (SESAM). The pulse width was measured to be 4 ps at the central wavelength of 1047 nm. The average power was 200 mW and the repetition rate was 200 MHz.

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OCIS Codes
(140.4050) Lasers and laser optics : Mode-locked lasers
(140.5680) Lasers and laser optics : Rare earth and transition metal solid-state lasers
(140.7090) Lasers and laser optics : Ultrafast lasers
(230.5590) Optical devices : Quantum-well, -wire and -dot devices

Guifang Ju, Lu Chai, Qingyue Wang, Zhigang Zhang, Yonggang Wang, and Xiaoyu Ma, "Stable mode-locking in an Yb:YAG laser with a fast SESAM," Chin. Opt. Lett. 1, 695-696 (2003)

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