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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 1996
  • pp: 1259–1261

Ultrabroadband ring oscillator for sub-10-fs pulse generation

Lin Xu, Christian Spielmann, Ferenc Krausz, and Robert Szipöcs  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 16, pp. 1259-1261 (1996)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.21.001259


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Abstract

A four-mirror ring cavity formed by chirped dielectric mirrors is proposed for self-mode-locked solid-state lasers. It offers, for the first time to our knowledge, the potential for approaching the gain-bandwidth limit in Ti:sapphire and related broadband lasers. Using this concept, we produced nearly bandwidth-limited 7.5-fs pulses from a feedback-initiated, self-mode-locked Ti:sapphire ring oscillator. Our experiments provide new insight into the physics and limitations of sub-10–fs oscillators.

© 1996 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: January 17, 1996
Published: August 15, 1996

Citation
Lin Xu, Robert Szipöcs, Christian Spielmann, and Ferenc Krausz, "Ultrabroadband ring oscillator for sub-10-fs pulse generation," Opt. Lett. 21, 1259-1261 (1996)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-21-16-1259

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