Frequency modulated modelocked laser diode pumped Nd:glass laser
Hughes, D.W., Barr, J.R.M. and Hanna, D.C. (1990) Frequency modulated modelocked laser diode pumped Nd:glass laser. In, Proceedings of Optical Society of America Annual Meeting. Optical Society of America Annual Meeting Washington, US, Optical Society of America, 230.
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The mode-locked Nd:glass laser is of interest as a source of short pulses because of its large fluorescence bandwidth (5.3 THz). This lasing medium is particularly suited to pump ing by laser-diode arrays, and the performance of several AM mode-locked laser-diode-pumped Nd:glass lasers has been reported. We present what we believe to be the first report of an FM mode-locked laser-diode-pumped Nd:glass laser. The laser cavity used in our experiment was an astigmatically compensated 3-mirror cavity. The active medium, a 1.2 mm thick disk of highly doped LG760 glass, was inserted at the focus of the cavity at Brewster's angle. With 1.5% output coupling we have obtained a power of 35mW for 400mW incident on the glass
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Additional Information:||Technical Digest FB5|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
|Divisions:||University Structure - Pre August 2011 > Optoelectronics Research Centre
|Date Deposited:||11 Mar 2010|
|Last Modified:||20 Aug 2015 14:26|
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