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  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 9 — May. 6, 2013
  • pp: 11562–11567

Near-infrared lasers and self-frequency-doubling in Nd:YCOB cladding waveguides

Yingying Ren, Feng Chen, and Javier R. Vázquez de Aldana  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 9, pp. 11562-11567 (2013)

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A design of cladding waveguides in Nd:YCOB nonlinear crystals is demonstrated in this work. Compact Fabry-Perot oscillation cavities are employed for waveguide laser generation at 1062 nm and self-frequency-doubling at 531 nm, under optical pump at 810 nm. The waveguide laser shows slope efficiency as high as 55% at 1062 nm. The SFD green waveguide laser emits at 531 nm with a maximum power of 100 μW.

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OCIS Codes
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices
(160.3380) Materials : Laser materials
(230.7380) Optical devices : Waveguides, channeled

ToC Category:
Integrated Optics

Original Manuscript: March 18, 2013
Revised Manuscript: April 29, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: April 29, 2013
Published: May 3, 2013

Yingying Ren, Feng Chen, and Javier R. Vázquez de Aldana, "Near-infrared lasers and self-frequency-doubling in Nd:YCOB cladding waveguides," Opt. Express 21, 11562-11567 (2013)

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