OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Vol. 36, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 2011
  • pp: 3024–3026

Passively mode-locked fiber laser based on a hollow-core photonic crystal fiber filled with few-layered graphene oxide solution

Zhi-Bo Liu, Xiaoying He, and D. N. Wang  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 36, Issue 16, pp. 3024-3026 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.36.003024


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (267 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

We demonstrate a nanosecond-pulse erbium-doped fiber laser that is passively mode locked by a hollow-core photonic crystal fiber filled with few-layered graphene oxide solution. Owing to the good solution processing capability of few-layered graphene oxide, which can be filled into the core of a hollow-core photonic crystal fiber through a selective hole filling process, a graphene saturable absorber can be successfully fabricated. The output pulses obtained have a center wavelength, pulse width, and repetition rate of 1561.2 nm , 4.85 ns , and 7.68 MHz , respectively. This method provides a simple and efficient approach to integrate the graphene into the optical fiber system.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.3510) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, fiber
(160.4236) Materials : Nanomaterials

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: May 26, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: July 1, 2011
Published: August 4, 2011

Citation
Zhi-Bo Liu, Xiaoying He, and D. N. Wang, "Passively mode-locked fiber laser based on a hollow-core photonic crystal fiber filled with few-layered graphene oxide solution," Opt. Lett. 36, 3024-3026 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-36-16-3024


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. G. Steinmeyer, D. H. Sutter, L. Gallmann, N. Matuschek, and U. Keller, Science 286, 1507 (1999). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  2. O. Okhotnikov, A. Grudinin, and M. Pessa, New J. Phys. 6, 177 (2004). [CrossRef]
  3. F. Wang, A. G. Rozhin, V. Scardaci, Z. Sun, F. Hennrich, I. H. White, W. I. Milne, and A. C. Ferrari, Nat. Nanotechnol. 3, 738 (2008). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  4. A. V. Tausenev, E. D. Obraztsova, A. S. Lobach, A. I. Chernov, V. I. Konov, P. G. Kryukov, A. V. Konyashchenko, and E. M. Dianov, Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 171113 (2008). [CrossRef]
  5. E. J. R. Kelleher, J. C. Travers, Z. Sun, A. G. Rozhin, A. C. Ferrari, S. V. Popov, and J. R. Taylor, Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 111108 (2009). [CrossRef]
  6. T. Hasan, Z. P. Sun, F. Q. Wang, F. Bonaccorso, P. H. Tan, A. G. Rozhin, and A. C. Ferrari, Adv. Mater. 21, 3874 (2009). [CrossRef]
  7. R. R. Thomson, N. D. Psaila, Z. Sun, T. Hasan, A. G. Rozhin, A. C. Ferrari, and A. K. Kar, Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 111114(2010). [CrossRef]
  8. A. Martinez, K. M. Zhou, I. Bennion, and S. Yamashita, Opt. Express 18, 11008 (2010). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  9. F. Shohda, M. Nakazawa, J. Mata, and J. Tsukamoto, Opt. Express 18, 9712 (2010). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  10. Q. L. Bao, H. Zhang, Y. Wang, Z. H. Ni, Y. L. Yan, Z. X. Shen, K. P. Loh, and D. Y. Tang, Adv. Funct. Mater. 19, 3077 (2009). [CrossRef]
  11. Z. Sun, T. Hasan, F. Torrisi, D. Popa, G. Privitera, F. Wang, F. Bonaccorso, D. M. Basko, and A. C. Ferrari, ACS Nano 4, 803 (2010). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  12. H. Zhang, D. Y. Tang, R. J. Knize, L. M. Zhao, Q. L. Bao, and K. P. Loh, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 111112 (2010). [CrossRef]
  13. D. Popa, Z. Sun, F. Torrisi, T. Hasan, F. Wang, A. C. Ferrari, Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 203106 (2010). [CrossRef]
  14. Y. W. Song, S. Y. Jang, W. S. Han, and M. K. Bae, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 051122 (2010). [CrossRef]
  15. Q. Bao, H. Zhang, Z. Ni, Y. Wang, L. Polavarapu, Z. Shen, Q.-H. Xu, D. Tang, and K. Loh, Nano Res. 4, 297 (2011). [CrossRef]
  16. Z. Sun, D. Popa, T. Hasan, F. Torrisi, F. Wang, E. J. R. Kelleher, J. C. Travers, and A. C. Ferrari, Nano Res. 3, 653(2010). [CrossRef]
  17. Q. L. Bao, H. Zhang, J. X. Yang, S. Wang, D. Y. Tong, R. Jose, S. Ramakrishna, C. T. Lim, and K. P. Loh, Adv. Funct. Mater. 20, 782 (2010). [CrossRef]
  18. F. Bonaccorso, Z. Sun, T. Hasan, and A. C. Ferrari, Nat. Photonics 4, 611 (2010). [CrossRef]
  19. K. P. Loh, Q. Bao, G. Eda, and M. Chhowalla, Nature Chem. 2, 1015 (2010). [CrossRef]
  20. G. Eda and M. Chhowalla, Adv. Mater. 22, 2392 (2010). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  21. L. E. Nelson, D. J. Jones, K. Tamura, H. A. Haus, E. P. Ippen, Appl. Phys. B 65, 277 (1997). [CrossRef]
  22. Y. P. Wu, B. Wang, Y. F. Ma, Y. Huang, N. Li, F. Zhang, and Y. S. Chen, Nano Res. 3, 661 (2010). [CrossRef]
  23. X. Zhao, Z. B. Liu, W. B. Yan, Y. Wu, X. L. Zhang, Y. S. Chen, J. G. Tian, Appl. Phys. Lett. 98, 121905 (2011). [CrossRef]
  24. L. Xiao, W. Jin, M. S. Demokan, H. L. Ho, Y. L. Hoo, and C. L. Zhao, Opt. Express 13, 9014 (2005). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  25. W. H. Renninger, A. Chong, and F. W. Wise, Opt. Lett. 33, 3025 (2008). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  26. S. Kobtsev, S. Kukarin, and Y. Fedotov, Opt. Express 16, 21936 (2008). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  27. X. Tian, M. Tang, P. P. Shum, Y. Gong, C. Lin, S. Fu, and T. Zhang, Opt. Lett. 34, 1432 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  28. D. Linde, Appl. Phys. B 39, 201 (1986). [CrossRef]

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

Figures

Fig. 1 Fig. 2 Fig. 3
 

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited