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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 23 — Dec. 1, 1994
  • pp: 1985–1987

Third-order-harmonic mode locking of a bulk erbium:ytterbium:glass laser at a 2.5-GHz repetition rate

S. Longhi, P. Laporta, S. Taccheo, and O. Svelto  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 19, Issue 23, pp. 1985-1987 (1994)

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A bulk erbium:ytterbium:phosphate glass laser has been actively mode locked at the third-order harmonic by a bulk lithium niobate phase modulator. Light pulses of 9.6-ps duration, 2.5-GHz repetition rate, and 3-mW average power at 1530-nm wavelength have been obtained.

© 1994 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: July 28, 1994
Published: December 1, 1994

S. Longhi, P. Laporta, S. Taccheo, and O. Svelto, "Third-order-harmonic mode locking of a bulk erbium:ytterbium:glass laser at a 2.5-GHz repetition rate," Opt. Lett. 19, 1985-1987 (1994)

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