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  • Vol. 25, Iss. 3 — Feb. 1, 2000
  • pp: 168–170

Mode-locked Cr2+:ZnSe laser

Timothy J. Carrig, Gregory J. Wagner, Alphan Sennaroglu, Jay Y. Jeong, and Clifford R. Pollock  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 25, Issue 3, pp. 168-170 (2000)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.25.000168


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Abstract

We describe active mode locking of a Cr<sup>2+</sup>:ZnSe laser operating near 2.5 <i>μ</i>m. The laser produces 4.4-ps transform-limited Gaussian-shaped pulses and produces 82 mW of average power.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3460) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers
(140.3580) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, solid-state
(140.3600) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, tunable
(140.4050) Lasers and laser optics : Mode-locked lasers
(140.5680) Lasers and laser optics : Rare earth and transition metal solid-state lasers

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Timothy J. Carrig, Gregory J. Wagner, Alphan Sennaroglu, Jay Y. Jeong, and Clifford R. Pollock, "Mode-locked Cr2+:ZnSe laser," Opt. Lett. 25, 168-170 (2000)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-25-3-168


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