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  • Vol. 36, Iss. 19 — Oct. 1, 2011
  • pp: 3912–3914

Supercontinuum generation in quasi-phase-matched LiNbO 3 waveguide pumped by a Tm-doped fiber laser system

C. R. Phillips, Carsten Langrock, J. S. Pelc, M. M. Fejer, J. Jiang, Martin E. Fermann, and I. Hartl  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 36, Issue 19, pp. 3912-3914 (2011)

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We demonstrate self-referencing of a Tm-doped fiber oscillator–amplifier system by performing octave-spanning supercontinuum generation in a periodically poled lithium niobate waveguide. We model the supercontinuum generation numerically and show good agreement with the experiment.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.4410) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, parametric processes
(320.6629) Ultrafast optics : Supercontinuum generation

ToC Category:
Ultrafast Optics

Original Manuscript: June 21, 2011
Revised Manuscript: August 28, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: September 2, 2011
Published: September 29, 2011

C. R. Phillips, Carsten Langrock, J. S. Pelc, M. M. Fejer, J. Jiang, Martin E. Fermann, and I. Hartl, "Supercontinuum generation in quasi-phase-matched LiNbO3 waveguide pumped by a Tm-doped fiber laser system," Opt. Lett. 36, 3912-3914 (2011)

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