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  • Vol. 18, Iss. 22 — Nov. 15, 1993
  • pp: 1955–1957

Intracavity absorption spectroscopy with a Nd3+-doped fiber laser

R. Böhm, A. Stephani, V. M. Baev, and P. E. Toschek  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 18, Issue 22, pp. 1955-1957 (1993)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.18.001955


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Abstract

A broadband Nd3+-doped fiber laser has been operated in an external cavity by pumping with an Ar+-ion laser. The emission spectrum of the fiber laser shows high sensitivity to intracavity absorption. The equivalent absorber path length is 15 km; with a loss-reduced setup that includes pumping by a diode laser this path length is 150 km. The spectrum of atmospheric absorption in the range from 1.065 to 1.145 μm has been recorded by stepwise tuning of the 0.3-nm-wide laser emission band by an intracavity prism.

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History
Original Manuscript: June 8, 1993
Published: November 15, 1993

Citation
R. Böhm, A. Stephani, V. M. Baev, and P. E. Toschek, "Intracavity absorption spectroscopy with a Nd3+-doped fiber laser," Opt. Lett. 18, 1955-1957 (1993)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-18-22-1955


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