A Gires–Tournois interferometer has been applied for intracavity chirp compensation of an actively mode-locked GaAs laser. Fourier-transform-limited pulses as short as 4.6 psec have been obtained at 790 nm.
© 1987 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: January 5, 1987
Manuscript Accepted: February 10, 1987
Published: May 1, 1987
J. Kuhl, E. O. Göbel, and M. Serenyi, "Bandwidth-limited picosecond pulse generation in an actively mode-locked GaAs laser with intracavity chirp compensation," Opt. Lett. 12, 334-336 (1987)