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Chinese Optics Letters

Chinese Optics Letters

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  • Vol. 1, Iss. 8 — Aug. 20, 2003
  • pp: 477–479

Comparative study of the mode-locking of Nd:GdVO_(4) and Nd:YAG lasers with semiconductor saturable absorber mirrors

Bingyuan Zhang, Gang Li, Meng Chen, Yonggang Wang, and Zhigang Zhang  »View Author Affiliations


Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 1, Issue 8, pp. 477-479 (2003)


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Abstract

Stable continuous-wave passive mode-locking of diode-end-pumped Nd:GdVO_(4) and Nd:YAG lasers with semiconductor saturable absorber mirrors (SESAMs) are reported. The comparative study shows that the Nd:GdVO_(4) crystal is efficient to decrease the Q-switched mode-locking tendency, and easier to continuouswave (CW) mode lock than Nd:YAG.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3530) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, neodymium
(140.3540) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, Q-switched
(140.3580) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, solid-state
(140.4050) Lasers and laser optics : Mode-locked lasers

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Bingyuan Zhang, Gang Li, Meng Chen, Yonggang Wang, and Zhigang Zhang, "Comparative study of the mode-locking of Nd:GdVO_(4) and Nd:YAG lasers with semiconductor saturable absorber mirrors," Chin. Opt. Lett. 1, 477-479 (2003)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/col/abstract.cfm?URI=col-1-8-477

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