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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 37, Iss. 21 — Nov. 1, 2012
  • pp: 4561–4563

Degenerate 1 GHz repetition rate femtosecond optical parametric oscillator

Markku Vainio, Mikko Merimaa, Lauri Halonen, and Konstantin Vodopyanov  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 37, Issue 21, pp. 4561-4563 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.37.004561


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Abstract

We report a degenerate femtosecond optical parametric oscillator (OPO) that is synchronously pumped by a mode-locked Ti:sapphire laser at 1 GHz repetition rate. The OPO produces an 85 nm (10 THz) wide frequency comb centered at 1.6 μm. Stable long-term operation with >100mW of average output power has been achieved.

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OCIS Codes
(190.4410) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, parametric processes
(190.4970) Nonlinear optics : Parametric oscillators and amplifiers
(190.7110) Nonlinear optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: August 27, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: September 24, 2012
Published: October 31, 2012

Citation
Markku Vainio, Mikko Merimaa, Lauri Halonen, and Konstantin Vodopyanov, "Degenerate 1 GHz repetition rate femtosecond optical parametric oscillator," Opt. Lett. 37, 4561-4563 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-37-21-4561

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