OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 31, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 2006
  • pp: 53–55

Yb-doped K Y ( W O 4 ) 2 planar waveguide laser

Yaroslav E. Romanyuk, Camelia N. Borca, Markus Pollnau, Simon Rivier, Valentin Petrov, and Uwe Griebner  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 31, Issue 1, pp. 53-55 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.31.000053


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (282 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

High-quality monoclinic K Y ( W O 4 ) 2 optical waveguides were grown by liquid-phase epitaxy, and laser operation of an Yb-doped K Y ( W O 4 ) 2 waveguide was demonstrated for the first time to our knowledge. Continuous-wave laser emission near 1 μ m was achieved with both surface and buried planar waveguides. An output power of 290 mW was obtained in the fundamental mode and the slope efficiency was above 80%.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.3070) Lasers and laser optics : Infrared and far-infrared lasers
(140.3380) Lasers and laser optics : Laser materials
(140.5680) Lasers and laser optics : Rare earth and transition metal solid-state lasers
(230.7390) Optical devices : Waveguides, planar
(310.1860) Thin films : Deposition and fabrication
(310.2790) Thin films : Guided waves

ToC Category:
Integrated Optics

Citation
Yaroslav E. Romanyuk, Camelia N. Borca, Markus Pollnau, Simon Rivier, Valentin Petrov, and Uwe Griebner, "Yb-doped KY(WO4)2 planar waveguide laser," Opt. Lett. 31, 53-55 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-31-1-53


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. N. V. Kuleshov, A. A. Lagatsky, V. G. Shcherbitsky, V. P. Mikhailov, E. Heumann, T. Jensen, A. Diening, and G. Huber, Appl. Phys. B 64, 409 (1997). [CrossRef]
  2. N. V. Kuleshov, A. A. Lagatsky, A. V. Podlipensky, V. P. Mikhailov, and G. Huber, Opt. Lett. 22, 1317 (1997). [CrossRef]
  3. P. Klopp, V. Petrov, and U. Griebner, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. Part 2 42, L246 (2003). [CrossRef]
  4. F. Brunner, T. Südmeyer, E. Innerhofer, F. Morier-Genoud, R. Paschotta, V. E. Kisel, V. G. Shcherbitsky, N. V. Kuleshov, J. Gao, K. Contag, A. Giesen, and U. Keller, Opt. Lett. 27, 1162 (2002). [CrossRef]
  5. A. Aznar, R. Solé, M. Aguiló, F. Diaz, U. Griebner, R. Grunwald, and V. Petrov, Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 4313 (2004). [CrossRef]
  6. B. Ferrand, B. Chambaz, and M. Couchaud, Opt. Mater. 11, 101 (1999). [CrossRef]
  7. Y. E. Romanyuk, I. Utke, D. Ehrentraut, V. Apostolopoulos, M. Pollnau, S. García-Revilla, and R. Valiente, J. Cryst. Growth 269, 377 (2004). [CrossRef]
  8. R. Solé, V. Nikolov, X. Ruiz, J. Gavaldà, X. Solans, M. Aguiló, and F. Diaz, J. Cryst. Growth 169, 600 (1996). [CrossRef]
  9. M. C. Pujol, X. Mateos, R. Solé, J. Massons, J. Gavaldà, X. Solans, F. Diaz, and M. Aguiló, J. Appl. Crystallogr. 35, 108 (2002). [CrossRef]
  10. J. A. Caird, S. A. Payne, P. R. Staber, A. J. Ramponi, L. L. Chase, and W. F. Krupke, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 24, 1077 (1988). [CrossRef]
  11. U. Griebner and H. Schönnagel, Opt. Lett. 24, 750 (1999). [CrossRef]

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

Figures

Fig. 1 Fig. 2 Fig. 3
 

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited