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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 26 — Dec. 20, 2010
  • pp: 26821–26827

All-fiber frequency-stabilized erbium doped ring laser

Patrick Thomas Marty, Jacques Morel, and Thomas Feurer  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 26, pp. 26821-26827 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.18.026821


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Abstract

We present an all-fiber frequency-stabilized ring laser system with an integrated reference gas cell consisting of a hollow core fiber filled with acetylene. Through nonlinear absorption spectroscopy the laser frequency is stabilized to a specific absorption line of acetylene. Three different stabilization schemes are investigated and the minimum Allan deviation obtained after 100 s is 4.4 · 10−11.

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OCIS Codes
(120.3940) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Metrology
(140.3425) Lasers and laser optics : Laser stabilization
(060.3510) Fiber optics and optical communications : Lasers, fiber

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: August 23, 2010
Revised Manuscript: October 6, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: October 11, 2010
Published: December 7, 2010

Citation
Patrick Thomas Marty, Jacques Morel, and Thomas Feurer, "All-fiber frequency-stabilized erbium doped ring laser," Opt. Express 18, 26821-26827 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-18-26-26821


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