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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 35, Iss. 3 — Feb. 1, 2010
  • pp: 387–389

Optical parametric oscillations of 2 μm in multiple-layer bonded walk-off compensated KTP stacks

Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, and Huai-Chuan Lee  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 35, Issue 3, pp. 387-389 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.35.000387


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Abstract

Spatial walk-off can severely increase the threshold of critical phase-matched optical parametric oscillations (OPOs) and distort the output beam quality. With 16-layer KTP stacks for walk-off compensation, noncritical phase-match-like (NCPM-like) and quasi-phase-match-like OPOs with enhanced angular acceptance have been demonstrated based on two different KTP bonding orientations. In the NCPM-like composite, output pulse energy of 49 μ J has been achieved at pump energy of 523 μ J with pulse duration of 15 ns and repetition rate of 1 KHz. The OPO threshold as low as 254 μ J ( 44.6   MW / cm 2 ) has been achieved.

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OCIS Codes
(190.4360) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, devices
(190.4400) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, materials
(190.4970) Nonlinear optics : Parametric oscillators and amplifiers

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: August 19, 2009
Revised Manuscript: November 5, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: November 22, 2009
Published: January 29, 2010

Citation
Xiaodong Mu, Helmuth Meissner, and Huai-Chuan Lee, "Optical parametric oscillations of 2 μm in multiple-layer bonded walk-off compensated KTP stacks," Opt. Lett. 35, 387-389 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-35-3-387


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