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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 19 — Sep. 17, 2007
  • pp: 11855–11859

Raman frequency shifter for laser pulses shorter than 100 fs

A. V. Konyashchenko, L. L. Losev, and S. Yu. Tenyakov  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 19, pp. 11855-11859 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.15.011855


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Abstract

The technique of frequency shifting of sub-100 fs laser pulses was developed. It is based on the stimulated Raman scattering pair of chirped laser pulses with orthogonal polarization. The 50 fs laser pulse at the wavelength of 810 nm was converted to 68 fs Stokes pulse at the wavelength of 1060 nm with energy conversion efficiency of 20%.

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OCIS Codes
(190.5650) Nonlinear optics : Raman effect
(190.5890) Nonlinear optics : Scattering, stimulated
(190.7110) Nonlinear optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: June 19, 2007
Revised Manuscript: August 24, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: August 26, 2007
Published: September 4, 2007

Citation
A. V. Konyashchenko, L. L Losev, and S. Yu. Tenyakov, "Raman frequency shifter for laser pulses shorter than 100 fs," Opt. Express 15, 11855-11859 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-15-19-11855


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