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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 32, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2007
  • pp: 1848–1850

2.1 μ m continuous-wave Raman laser in GeO 2 fiber

B. A. Cumberland, S. V. Popov, J. R. Taylor, O. I. Medvedkov, S. A. Vasiliev, and E. M. Dianov  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 32, Issue 13, pp. 1848-1850 (2007)

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We report 33% efficient generation of the first Stokes in a high-concentration GeO 2 fiber Raman laser pumped by a 22 W thulium-doped fiber laser. An output power of 4.6 W at 2.105 μ m is demonstrated.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.3550) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, Raman
(160.2290) Materials : Fiber materials
(190.5650) Nonlinear optics : Raman effect
(260.3060) Physical optics : Infrared

ToC Category:
Physical Optics

Original Manuscript: February 20, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: April 16, 2006
Published: June 21, 2007

B. A. Cumberland, S. V. Popov, J. R. Taylor, O. I. Medvedkov, S. A. Vasiliev, and E. M. Dianov, "2.1 µm continuous-wave Raman laser in GeO2 fiber," Opt. Lett. 32, 1848-1850 (2007)

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