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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 38, Iss. 11 — Jun. 1, 2013
  • pp: 1863–1865

Two-octave polarized supercontinuum generated from a Q-switched laser pumped doubly resonant parametric oscillator

Qiang Hao and Yen-Chieh Huang  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 38, Issue 11, pp. 1863-1865 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.38.001863


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Abstract

We report broadband polarized supercontinuum generated from a doubly resonant parametric oscillator with a lithium triborate gain crystal installed in a noncritical phase-matching condition. The parametric oscillator is pumped by a Q-switched frequency-doubled Nd:YAG laser at a repetition rate of 20 Hz, producing a polarized spectrum with a width more than 324 THz or a wavelength range between 0.6 and 1.7 μm. The laser output is further extended to the blue part of spectrum via temperature-tuned second-harmonic generation in the same crystal.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3410) Lasers and laser optics : Laser resonators
(190.4410) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, parametric processes
(320.6629) Ultrafast optics : Supercontinuum generation

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: February 5, 2013
Revised Manuscript: April 28, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: April 30, 2013
Published: May 22, 2013

Citation
Qiang Hao and Yen-Chieh Huang, "Two-octave polarized supercontinuum generated from a Q-switched laser pumped doubly resonant parametric oscillator," Opt. Lett. 38, 1863-1865 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-38-11-1863


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