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  • Vol. 27, Iss. 12 — Jun. 15, 2002
  • pp: 1052–1054

Synchronously pumped optical parametric oscillator driven by a femtosecond mode-locked fiber laser

M. V. O'Connor, M. A. Watson, D. P. Shepherd, D. C. Hanna, J. H. V. Price, A. Malinowski, J. Nilsson, N. G. R. Broderick, D. J. Richardson, and L. Lefort  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 27, Issue 12, pp. 1052-1054 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.27.001052


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Abstract

A femtosecond all-fiber laser source incorporating a cw mode-locked Yb-doped silica fiber oscillator and amplifier has been used to synchronously pump an optical parametric oscillator based on periodically poled lithium niobate. The signal output, consisting of 330-fs pulses at a 54-MHz repetition rate and average powers up to 90 mW, was tuned from 1.55 to 1.95µm , with a corresponding idler range of 2.30–3.31µm .

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OCIS Codes
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
(140.4050) Lasers and laser optics : Mode-locked lasers
(160.3730) Materials : Lithium niobate
(190.4970) Nonlinear optics : Parametric oscillators and amplifiers
(320.7120) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast phenomena

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M. V. O'Connor, M. A. Watson, D. P. Shepherd, D. C. Hanna, J. H. V. Price, A. Malinowski, J. Nilsson, N. G. R. Broderick, D. J. Richardson, and L. Lefort, "Synchronously pumped optical parametric oscillator driven by a femtosecond mode-locked fiber laser," Opt. Lett. 27, 1052-1054 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-27-12-1052

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