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In-band-pumped mode-locked Ho:YAG ceramic laser at 2.1 μm

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Details

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)
PublisherIEEE
Pages1-2
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-943580-11-8
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2016
Publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
EventConference on lasers and electro-optics -
Duration: 1 Jan 2014 → …

Publication series

Name
ISSN (Print)2160-9020

Conference

ConferenceConference on lasers and electro-optics
Period1/01/14 → …

Abstract

SESAM mode-locking of a Ho:YAG ceramic laser operating near 2.1 µm is reported achieving a pulse duration of 8 ps and output power as high as 258 mW at a repetition rate of ~83 MHz.

Keywords

  • ceramics, holmium, laser beams, laser mirrors, laser mode locking, optical pumping, optical saturable absorption, solid lasers, yttrium compounds, SESAM mode-locking, YAG:Ho, in-band-pumped mode-locked Ho:YAG ceramic laser, output power, power 258 mW, pulse duration, time 8 ps, wavelength 2.1 mum, Ceramics, Gas lasers, Laser excitation, Laser mode locking, Power generation, Power lasers, Pump lasers

Publication forum classification

Field of science, Statistics Finland