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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 22 — Oct. 30, 2006
  • pp: 10627–10630

Generation of few-cycle pulses directly from a MHz-NOPA

Andy Steinmann, Alexander Killi, Guido Palmer, Thomas Binhammer, and Uwe Morgner  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 22, pp. 10627-10630 (2006)

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We demonstrate the generation of 10-fs-pulses from a noncollinear optical parametric amplifier (NOPA). The NOPA is driven by microjoule pulses from a directly diode pumped Yb:KYW oscillator with cavity-dumping.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.4410) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, parametric processes
(320.7110) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

Original Manuscript: August 10, 2006
Revised Manuscript: October 6, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: October 9, 2006
Published: October 30, 2006

Andy Steinmann, Alexander Killi, Guido Palmer, Thomas Binhammer, and Uwe Morgner, "Generation of few-cycle pulses directly from a MHz-NOPA," Opt. Express 14, 10627-10630 (2006)

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