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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 9 — Apr. 26, 2010
  • pp: 8847–8852

Compact all-fiber high-energy fiber laser with sub-300-fs duration

X. M. Liu and D. Mao  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 9, pp. 8847-8852 (2010)

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We report a compact all-fiber high-energy fiber laser that consists of a laser oscillator and a compression section. The laser oscillator generates the pulses with high energy and large chirp. The compression section is made of a piece of standard single-mode fiber that dechirps the chirped pulses. The compact all-fiber fiber laser produces pulses with 8 nJ of the pulse energy and 290 fs of the pulse duration.

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OCIS Codes
(060.5530) Fiber optics and optical communications : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons
(140.3500) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, erbium
(140.4050) Lasers and laser optics : Mode-locked lasers

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

Original Manuscript: January 19, 2010
Revised Manuscript: March 31, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: April 12, 2010
Published: April 13, 2010

X. M. Liu and D. Mao, "Compact all-fiber high-energy fiber laser with sub-300-fs duration," Opt. Express 18, 8847-8852 (2010)

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