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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 17 — Sep. 1, 1996
  • pp: 1372–1374

Blue Pr3+-doped ZBLAN fiber upconversion laser

D. M. Baney, G. Rankin, and Kok-Wai Chang  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 17, pp. 1372-1374 (1996)

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We demonstrate blue laser emission from a direct semiconductor laser-diode-pumped Pr3+-doped upconversion fiber laser. This laser produced more than 1 mW of power at a wavelength of 492 nm from pump lasers operating at 830 and 1020 nm.

© 1996 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: April 19, 1996
Published: September 1, 1996

D. M. Baney, G. Rankin, and Kok-Wai Chang, "Blue Pr3+-doped ZBLAN fiber upconversion laser," Opt. Lett. 21, 1372-1374 (1996)

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