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Journal of the Optical Society of America B

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  • Editor: Henry van Driel
  • Vol. 28, Iss. 7 — Jul. 1, 2011
  • pp: 1607–1610

Simultaneous dual-wavelength lasers at 1064 and 1342 nm in femtosecond-laser-written Nd: YVO 4 channel waveguides

Yang Tan, Yuechen Jia, Feng Chen, Javier Rodriguez Vázquez de Aldana, and Daniel Jaque  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 28, Issue 7, pp. 1607-1610 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.28.001607


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Abstract

Dual-wavelength waveguide lasing at 1064 and 1342 nm corresponding to the F 4 3 / 2 I 4 11 / 2 and F 4 3 / 2 I 4 13 / 2 Nd transitions has been demonstrated in a femtosecond-laser-inscribed Nd: YVO 4 channel waveguide. Under 808 nm optical pumping, the obtained laser thresholds at 1064 and 1342 nm were 180 and 210 mW , respectively. The laser slope efficiencies at 1064 and 1342 nm were found to be 15.6% and 1.7%, respectively.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: January 11, 2011
Revised Manuscript: May 3, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: May 9, 2011
Published: June 6, 2011

Citation
Yang Tan, Yuechen Jia, Feng Chen, Javier Rodriguez Vázquez de Aldana, and Daniel Jaque, "Simultaneous dual-wavelength lasers at 1064 and 1342 nm in femtosecond-laser-written Nd:YVO4 channel waveguides," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 28, 1607-1610 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-28-7-1607


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