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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 35, Iss. 18 — Sep. 15, 2010
  • pp: 3021–3023

0.1 Hz 1.0 PW Ti:sapphire laser

Jae Hee Sung, Seong Ku Lee, Tae Jun Yu, Tae Moon Jeong, and Jongmin Lee  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 35, Issue 18, pp. 3021-3023 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.35.003021


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Abstract

We report on the generation of 1.0 PW , 30 fs laser pulses at a 0.1 Hz repetition rate from a chirped-pulse amplification Ti:sapphire laser system. The energy of the laser pulses is amplified up to 47 J in a final three-pass booster amplifier having 96 J pump energy. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first petawatt Ti:sapphire laser system at a 0.1 Hz repetition rate. The shot-to-shot energy fluctuation of the laser pulses is as low as 0.53% in rms value, and the laser pulses have homogeneous flattop spatial beam profiles.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3280) Lasers and laser optics : Laser amplifiers
(320.7090) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast lasers

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: June 9, 2010
Revised Manuscript: August 8, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: August 12, 2010
Published: September 2, 2010

Citation
Jae Hee Sung, Seong Ku Lee, Tae Jun Yu, Tae Moon Jeong, and Jongmin Lee, "0.1 Hz 1.0 PW Ti:sapphire laser," Opt. Lett. 35, 3021-3023 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-35-18-3021


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