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  • Vol. 24, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 1999
  • pp: 1127–1129

Intracavity frequency doubling of a diode-pumped external-cavity surface-emitting semiconductor laser

T. D. Raymond, W. J. Alford, M. H. Crawford, and A. A. Allerman  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 24, Issue 16, pp. 1127-1129 (1999)

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We present a compact, robust, solid-state blue-light (490-nm) source capable of greater than 5 mW of output in a TEM00 mode. This device is an optically pumped, vertical external-cavity surface-emitting laser with an intracavity frequency-doubling crystal.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3480) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, diode-pumped
(140.3580) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, solid-state
(140.5960) Lasers and laser optics : Semiconductor lasers
(140.7300) Lasers and laser optics : Visible lasers
(160.6000) Materials : Semiconductor materials
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing

T. D. Raymond, W. J. Alford, M. H. Crawford, and A. A. Allerman, "Intracavity frequency doubling of a diode-pumped external-cavity surface-emitting semiconductor laser," Opt. Lett. 24, 1127-1129 (1999)

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