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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)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.14.010627


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Abstract

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

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

Citation
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)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-14-22-10627


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