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Chinese Optics Letters

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  • Editor: Zhizhan Xu
  • Vol. 11, Iss. 5 — May. 1, 2013
  • pp: 052301–

Microwave resonant electro-optic bulk phase modulator for two-dimensional smoothing by spectral dispersion in SG-II

Youen Jiang, Xuechun Li, Shenlei Zhou, Wei Fan, and Zunqi Lin  »View Author Affiliations


Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 11, Issue 5, pp. 052301- (2013)


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Abstract

A special-velocity-matched electro-optic (EO) phase modulator employing a microwave resonant design in lithium niobate is presented. Both the microwave property and phase-modulation performances of the 3.25-GHz modulator agree well with the numerical simulations. Using this modulator in a single-pass configuration with 1-kW microwave drive power, the spectral bandwidth of a 1 053-nm, 3-ns pulse-length laser is broadened to 0.13 nm. With a clear aperture of 5×5 (mm), the modulator is suited for two-dimensional smoothing by spectral dispersion in high power laser systems.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3580) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, solid-state
(160.3730) Materials : Lithium niobate
(230.2090) Optical devices : Electro-optical devices
(230.4110) Optical devices : Modulators
(350.4010) Other areas of optics : Microwaves

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Optical Devices

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Youen Jiang, Xuechun Li, Shenlei Zhou, Wei Fan, and Zunqi Lin, "Microwave resonant electro-optic bulk phase modulator for two-dimensional smoothing by spectral dispersion in SG-II," Chin. Opt. Lett. 11, 052301- (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/col/abstract.cfm?URI=col-11-5-052301

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