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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 33, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2008
  • pp: 1455–1457

Single-frequency and tunable operation of a continuous intracavity-frequency-doubled singly resonant optical parametric oscillator

Thu-Hien My, Cyril Drag, and Fabien Bretenaker  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 33, Issue 13, pp. 1455-1457 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.33.001455


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Abstract

A widely tunable continuous intracavity-frequency-doubled singly resonant optical parametric oscillator based on MgO -doped periodically poled stoichiometric lithium tantalate crystal is described. The idler radiation resonating in the cavity is frequency doubled by an intracavity BBO crystal. Pumped in the green, this system can provide up to 485 mW of single-frequency orange radiation. The system is continuously temperature tunable between 1170 and 1355 nm for the idler, 876 and 975 nm for the signal, and between 585 and 678 nm for the doubled idler. The free-running power and frequency stability of the system have been observed to be better than those for a single-mode dye laser.

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OCIS Codes
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(190.4970) Nonlinear optics : Parametric oscillators and amplifiers

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: February 6, 2008
Revised Manuscript: May 19, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: May 20, 2008
Published: June 24, 2008

Citation
Thu-Hien My, Cyril Drag, and Fabien Bretenaker, "Single-frequency and tunable operation of a continuous intracavity-frequency-doubled singly resonant optical parametric oscillator," Opt. Lett. 33, 1455-1457 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-33-13-1455

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