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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 10, Iss. 14 — Jul. 15, 2002
  • pp: 622–627

High-power ultra-broadband mode-locked Yb3+-fiber laser with 118 nm bandwidth

P. Adel and C. Fallnich  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 10, Issue 14, pp. 622-627 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.10.000622


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Abstract

A diode-pumped mode-locked double clad Yb3+-fiber ring laser with up to 118 nm bandwidth, a repetition rate of 7.6 MHz and a maximum output power of 2.8 W is presented. The broad bandwidth is achieved by suppressing the long wavelength components in the dispersive grating line of the resonator.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2380) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics sources and detectors
(140.3510) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, fiber
(140.4050) Lasers and laser optics : Mode-locked lasers

ToC Category:
Research Papers

History
Original Manuscript: June 18, 2002
Revised Manuscript: July 8, 2002
Published: July 15, 2002

Citation
Peter Adel and C. Fallnich, "High-power ultra-broadband mode-locked Yb3+-fiber laser with 118 nm bandwidth," Opt. Express 10, 622-627 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-10-14-622


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