OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters


  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 35, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 2010
  • pp: 490–492

All-fiber 10 W holmium lasers pumped at λ = 1.15 μ m

A. S. Kurkov, V. V. Dvoyrin, and A. V. Marakulin  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 35, Issue 4, pp. 490-492 (2010)

View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (107 KB)

Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools



Three all-fiber Ho-doped lasers emitting in the range of 2050 2100 nm were fabricated. The lasers were pumped by an Yb-doped fiber laser at 1147 nm with a power up to 35 W . For all the lasers tested, the output power was found to be as high as 10 W , the efficiency slope being 30%.

© 2010 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.2290) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber materials
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

Original Manuscript: November 6, 2009
Revised Manuscript: December 23, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: January 4, 2010
Published: February 4, 2010

A. S. Kurkov, V. V. Dvoyrin, and A. V. Marakulin, "All-fiber 10 W holmium lasers pumped at λ=1.15 μm," Opt. Lett. 35, 490-492 (2010)

Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  


  1. D. C. Hanna, R. M. Percival, R. G. Smart, J. E. Townsend, and A. C. Tropper, Electron. Lett. 25, 593 (1989). [CrossRef]
  2. K. Oh, T. F. Morse, A. Kilian, and P. M. Weber, Opt. Lett. 19, 278 (1994). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  3. S. D. Jackson, A. Sabella, A. Hemming, S. Bennetts, and D. G. Lancaster, Opt. Lett. 32, 241 (2007). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  4. A. S. Kurkov, E. M. Dianov, O. I. Medvedkov, G. A. Ivanov, V. A. Aksenov, V. M. Paramonov, S. A. Vasiliev, and E. V. Pershina, Electron. Lett. 36, 1015 (2000). [CrossRef]
  5. A. S. Kurkov, I. A. Shukshin, D. A. Grukh, V. M. Paramonov, E. M. Dianov, S. E. Goncharov, and I. D. Zalevskii, Laser Phys. Lett. 3, 151 (2006). [CrossRef]
  6. A. S. Kurkov, E. M. Sholokhov, O. I. Medvedkov, V. V. Dvoyrin, Yu. N. Pyrkov, V. B. Tsvetkov, A. V. Marakulin, and L. A. Minashina, Laser Phys. Lett. 6, 661 (2009). [CrossRef]
  7. A. S. Kurkov, Laser Phys. Lett. 4, 93 (2007). [CrossRef]
  8. S. A. Vasil'ev, O. I. Medvedkov, I. G. Korolev, A. S. Bozhkov, A. S. Kurkov, and E. M. Dianov, Quantum Electron. 35, 1085 (2005). [CrossRef]
  9. D. A. Grukh, A. S. Kurkov, V. M. Paramonov, and E. M. Dianov, Quantum Electron. 34, 579 (2004). [CrossRef]
  10. A. Yu. Plotskii, A. S. Kurkov, M. Yu. Yashkov, M. M. Bubnov, M. E. Likhachev, A. A. Sysolyatin, A. N. Gur'yanov, and E. M. Dianov, Quantum Electron. 35, 559 (2005). [CrossRef]

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.


Fig. 1 Fig. 2 Fig. 3
Fig. 4 Fig. 5

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited