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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 18 — Sep. 15, 1994
  • pp: 1468–1470

Passive mode locking and dispersion measurement of a sub-100-fs Cr4+:YAG laser

P. J. Conlon, Y. P. Tong, P. M. W. French, J. R. Taylor, and A. V. Shestakov  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 19, Issue 18, pp. 1468-1470 (1994)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.19.001468


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Abstract

We report the passive mode locking of a Cr4+:YAG laser by use of a moving mirror and the generation of pulses as short as 70 fs by use of Kerr-lens mode locking. The intracavity dispersion has been measured, and the laser performance has been related to water absorption lines.

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History
Original Manuscript: April 12, 1994
Published: September 15, 1994

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P. J. Conlon, A. V. Shestakov, Y. P. Tong, P. M. W. French, and J. R. Taylor, "Passive mode locking and dispersion measurement of a sub-100-fs Cr4+:YAG laser," Opt. Lett. 19, 1468-1470 (1994)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-19-18-1468


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