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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 37, Iss. 21 — Nov. 1, 2012
  • pp: 4440–4442

Frequency-stabilized 1 W optical comb at 2.2–2.6 μm by Cr2+:ZnSe multipass amplification

Nicola Coluccelli, Alessio Gambetta, Tommaso Sala, Davide Gatti, Marco Marangoni, Paolo Laporta, and Gianluca Galzerano  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 37, Issue 21, pp. 4440-4442 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.37.004440


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Abstract

We present a frequency comb source with power level up to 150 μW per comb mode, tunable in the 2.2–2.6 μm wavelength region, based on a Cr 2 + : ZnSe multipass solid-state amplifier seeded by the output of an actively stabilized optical parametric oscillator, synchronously pumped by a commercial 250 MHz Er:fiber laser. Phase relationship between idler, signal, and pump waves is exploited to perform frequency comb stabilization in the whole 2.2–2.6 μm mid-infrared spectral region.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.3280) Lasers and laser optics : Laser amplifiers
(140.7090) Lasers and laser optics : Ultrafast lasers
(190.4970) Nonlinear optics : Parametric oscillators and amplifiers
(140.3425) Lasers and laser optics : Laser stabilization

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: July 6, 2012
Revised Manuscript: September 19, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: September 21, 2012
Published: October 23, 2012

Citation
Nicola Coluccelli, Alessio Gambetta, Tommaso Sala, Davide Gatti, Marco Marangoni, Paolo Laporta, and Gianluca Galzerano, "Frequency-stabilized 1 W optical comb at 2.2–2.6 μm by Cr2+:ZnSe multipass amplification," Opt. Lett. 37, 4440-4442 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-37-21-4440

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