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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 35, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2010
  • pp: 2224–2226

High-power picosecond laser pulse recirculation

M. Y. Shverdin, I. Jovanovic, V. A. Semenov, S. M. Betts, C. Brown, D. J. Gibson, R. M. Shuttlesworth, F. V. Hartemann, C. W. Siders, and C. P.J. Barty  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 35, Issue 13, pp. 2224-2226 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.35.002224


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Abstract

We demonstrate a nonlinear crystal-based short pulse recirculation cavity for trapping the second harmonic of an incident high-power laser pulse. This scheme aims to increase the efficiency and flux of Compton-scattering-based light sources. We demonstrate up to 40 × average power enhancement of frequency-doubled submillijoule picosecond pulses, and 17 × average power enhancement of 177 mJ , 10 ps , 10 Hz pulses.

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OCIS Codes
(190.4360) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, devices
(190.7110) Nonlinear optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: May 12, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: June 2, 2010
Published: June 24, 2010

Citation
M. Y. Shverdin, I. Jovanovic, V. A. Semenov, S. M. Betts, C. Brown, D. J. Gibson, R. M. Shuttlesworth, F. V. Hartemann, C. W. Siders, and C. P. J. Barty, "High-power picosecond laser pulse recirculation," Opt. Lett. 35, 2224-2226 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-35-13-2224


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