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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 17 — Aug. 13, 2012
  • pp: 18659–18664

1.3-mW tunable and narrow-band continuous-wave light source at 191 nm

Matthias Scholz, Dmitrijs Opalevs, Patrick Leisching, Wilhelm Kaenders, Guiling Wang, Xiaoyang Wang, Rukang Li, and Chuangtian Chen  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 17, pp. 18659-18664 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.20.018659


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Abstract

We report on the realization of a continuous-wave light source based on nonlinear interaction in KBBF at a wavelength of 191 nm. More than 1.3 mW of deep-ultraviolet power was generated in a mechanically robust setup pumped by an amplified grating stabilized diode laser. Mode hop-free tuning over 40 GHz at 191 nm could be demonstrated.

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OCIS Codes
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(190.4360) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, devices

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: June 27, 2012
Revised Manuscript: July 26, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: July 26, 2012
Published: July 31, 2012

Citation
Matthias Scholz, Dmitrijs Opalevs, Patrick Leisching, Wilhelm Kaenders, Guiling Wang, Xiaoyang Wang, Rukang Li, and Chuangtian Chen, "1.3-mW tunable and narrow-band continuous-wave light source at 191 nm," Opt. Express 20, 18659-18664 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-20-17-18659


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