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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 18 — Sep. 3, 2007
  • pp: 11336–11340

Efficient narrow-linewidth volume-Bragg grating-locked Nd:fiber laser

Pär Jelger and Fredrik Laurell  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 18, pp. 11336-11340 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.15.011336


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Abstract

A neodymium doped microstructured large mode area fiber is frequency locked with a volume Bragg grating. This configuration is compared with a conventional fiber laser setup. A high efficiency (51% slope), stable output and a drastically narrowed linewidth (<0.07nm) are achieved.

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OCIS Codes
(050.7330) Diffraction and gratings : Volume gratings
(140.3510) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, fiber

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: June 4, 2007
Revised Manuscript: August 10, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: August 11, 2007
Published: August 22, 2007

Citation
Pär Jelger and Fredrik Laurell, "Efficient narrow-linewidth volume-Bragg grating-locked Nd:fiber laser," Opt. Express 15, 11336-11340 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-15-18-11336


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