We experimentally demonstrate a continuous-wave ro-vibrational Raman spectrum that is two octaves wide with spectral components ranging from 0.8 to 3.2 μm in wavelength. The spectrum is produced in low pressure molecular deuterium inside a high finesse cavity.
© 2013 Optical Society of America
Lasers and Laser Optics
Original Manuscript: March 21, 2013
Revised Manuscript: May 16, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: June 11, 2013
Published: July 9, 2013
J. J. Weber and D. D. Yavuz, "Broadband spectrum generation using continuous-wave Raman scattering," Opt. Lett. 38, 2449-2451 (2013)