18-fs pulses from a self-mode-locked Ti:sapphire laser are amplified to 60 μJ of energy at 4.9 kHz with chirped-pulse amplification in a Ti:sapphire regenerative amplifier. After recompression, 30–35-fs, near-transform-limited pulses are obtained.
© 1994 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: January 3, 1994
Published: June 15, 1994
Klaas Wynne, Gavin D. Reid, and Robin M. Hochstrasser, "Regenerative amplification of 30-fs pulses in Ti:sapphire at 5 kHz," Opt. Lett. 19, 895-897 (1994)