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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 16 — Aug. 3, 2009
  • pp: 14362–14366

High power picosecond vortex laser based on a large-mode-area fiber amplifier

Yuichi Tanaka, Masahito Okida, Katsuhiko Miyamoto, and Takashige Omatsu  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 16, pp. 14362-14366 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.17.014362


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Abstract

We present the production of picosecond vortex pulses from a stressed large-mode-area fiber amplifier for the first time. 8.5 W picosecond output with a peak power of ~12.5 kW was obtained at a pump power of 29 W. 2009 Optical Society of America

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OCIS Codes
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
(080.4865) Geometric optics : Optical vortices

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: May 28, 2009
Revised Manuscript: July 24, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: July 24, 2009
Published: July 31, 2009

Citation
Yuichi Tanaka, Masahito Okida, Katsuhiko Miyamoto, and Takashige Omatsu, "High power picosecond vortex laser based on a large-mode-area fiber amplifier," Opt. Express 17, 14362-14366 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-17-16-14362


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