An intracavity Raman laser based on laser transition in Nd:YLF is reported. Quasi-continuous wave Stokes output power was observed at 990 and 976 nm, and up to 0.88 W of peak output power was obtained at 990 nm.
© 2014 Optical Society of America
Lasers and Laser Optics
Original Manuscript: January 28, 2014
Revised Manuscript: April 4, 2014
Manuscript Accepted: April 13, 2014
Published: May 13, 2014
Dimitri Geskus, Jonas Jakutis Neto, Saara-Maarit Reijn, Helen M. Pask, and Niklaus U. Wetter, "Quasi-continuous wave Raman lasers at 990 and 976 nm based on a three-level Nd:YLF laser," Opt. Lett. 39, 2982-2985 (2014)