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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 35, Iss. 2 — Jan. 15, 2010
  • pp: 214–216

Continuous-wave blue generation of intracavity frequency-doubled Pr:YAP laser

Martin Fibrich, Jan Šulc, Helena Jelínková, Karel Nejezchleb, and Václav Škoda  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 35, Issue 2, pp. 214-216 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.35.000214


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Abstract

We report the cw blue generation of Pr:YAP laser emission at room temperature, which has been achieved by intracavity frequency doubling of the near-IR-emitting Pr:YAP laser operating at a fundamental wavelength of 747 nm . For active medium pumping, a GaN laser diode providing up to 1 W of output power at 448 nm was used. With beta barium borate crystal employed as a nonlinear medium, 12.3 mW of output power at 373.5 nm has been obtained.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3480) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, diode-pumped
(140.7300) Lasers and laser optics : Visible lasers
(140.3515) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, frequency doubled

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: October 29, 2009
Revised Manuscript: December 8, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: December 8, 2009
Published: January 14, 2010

Citation
Martin Fibrich, Jan Šulc, Helena Jelínková, Karel Nejezchleb, and Václav Škoda, "Continuous-wave blue generation of intracavity frequency-doubled Pr:YAP laser," Opt. Lett. 35, 214-216 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-35-2-214

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