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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 3 — Feb. 2, 2009
  • pp: 1240–1247

Routes to fiber delivery of ultra-short laser pulses in the 25 fs regime

Tuan Le, Gabriel Tempea, Zhao Cheng, Martin Hofer, and Andreas Stingl  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 3, pp. 1240-1247 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.17.001240


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Abstract

: Femtosecond laser pulses came of age and found applications in many fields of life-sciences that call for dispersion-managed guiding of very short optical pulses. We investigate the potential for delivering 25-fs, nanojoule pulses from a Ti:Sapphire laser through optical fibers with lengths of up to 2m.

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OCIS Codes
(060.7140) Fiber optics and optical communications : Ultrafast processes in fibers
(140.7090) Lasers and laser optics : Ultrafast lasers
(320.7160) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast technology

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: December 9, 2008
Revised Manuscript: January 12, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: January 16, 2009
Published: January 21, 2009

Citation
Tuan Le, Gabriel Tempea, Zhao Cheng, Martin Hofer, and Andreas Stingl, "Routes to fiber delivery of ultra-short laser pulses in the 25 fs regime," Opt. Express 17, 1240-1247 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-17-3-1240


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