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  • Vol. 16, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1991
  • pp: 42–44

60-fsec pulse generation from a self-mode-locked Ti:sapphire laser

D. E. Spence, P. N. Kean, and W. Sibbett  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 16, Issue 1, pp. 42-44 (1991)

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Pulses having durations as short as 60 fsec have been directly generated by a self-mode-locked, dispersion-compensated Ti:sapphire laser. By using an extracavity fiber–prism pulse compressor, pulse durations as short as 45 fsec have been obtained.

© 1991 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: July 20, 1990
Manuscript Accepted: November 2, 1990
Published: January 1, 1991

D. E. Spence, P. N. Kean, and W. Sibbett, "60-fsec pulse generation from a self-mode-locked Ti:sapphire laser," Opt. Lett. 16, 42-44 (1991)

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