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Amplifier similariton laser with extra-broad bandwidth output pulse

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Original languageEnglish
Article number035106
JournalLaser Physics Letters
Volume13
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2016
Publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Abstract

We propose an advanced scheme of amplifier similariton laser providing an output pulse spectrum much wider than the gain bandwidth. The upgrade is an additional dispersive element introduced into the cavity to locally increase the peak pulse power. The proposed scheme demonstrates a drastic increase in the output pulse spectrum width, reduction of the pulse duration, and an increase in the output peak pulse power after compression.

Keywords

  • amplifier similariton laser, gain bandwidth, parabolic pulses

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Field of science, Statistics Finland