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  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 25 — Dec. 16, 2013
  • pp: 30453–30459

High-power continuous-wave frequency-doubling in KTiOAsO4

Peter Zeil, Andrius Zukauskas, Staffan Tjörnhammar, Carlota Canalias, Valdas Pasiskevicius, and Fredrik Laurell  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 25, pp. 30453-30459 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.21.030453


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Abstract

High-power continuous-wave generation at 533 nm is demonstrated in bulk periodically poled KTiOAsO4 (KTA) by single-pass frequency doubling of a VBG-locked Yb-doped fiber laser. Absorption characteristic and second harmonic generation (SHG) performance of different KTA samples are studied and compared. The best performing sample catered for 25%-efficient SHG of 13.6 W green light with high spatial beam quality M2 <1.2.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3510) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, fiber
(140.7300) Lasers and laser optics : Visible lasers
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(190.4400) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, materials

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: September 20, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: November 21, 2013
Published: December 4, 2013

Citation
Peter Zeil, Andrius Zukauskas, Staffan Tjörnhammar, Carlota Canalias, Valdas Pasiskevicius, and Fredrik Laurell, "High-power continuous-wave frequency-doubling in KTiOAsO4," Opt. Express 21, 30453-30459 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-21-25-30453


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