Low-threshold, multi-gigahertz repetition-rate femtosecond Ti : sapphire laser

B. Stormont, I.G. Cormack, M. Mazilu, C.T.A. Brown, D. Burns, W. Sibbett

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Abstract

A repetition rate of 2.3 GHz is achieved in a femtosecond Ti:sapphire laser. Pulses of 240 fs duration centred on 840 nm are produced from a simple 4-mirror laser cavity that incorporates a saturable Bragg reflector and operates at pump powers as low as 400 mW.
LanguageEnglish
Pages1820-1822
Number of pages2
JournalElectronics Letters
Volume39
Issue number25
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2003

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  • saphire

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Stormont, B., Cormack, I. G., Mazilu, M., Brown, C. T. A., Burns, D., & Sibbett, W. (2003). Low-threshold, multi-gigahertz repetition-rate femtosecond Ti : sapphire laser. Electronics Letters, 39(25), 1820-1822. https://doi.org/10.1049/el:20031187
Stormont, B. ; Cormack, I.G. ; Mazilu, M. ; Brown, C.T.A. ; Burns, D. ; Sibbett, W. / Low-threshold, multi-gigahertz repetition-rate femtosecond Ti : sapphire laser. In: Electronics Letters. 2003 ; Vol. 39, No. 25. pp. 1820-1822.
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Low-threshold, multi-gigahertz repetition-rate femtosecond Ti : sapphire laser. / Stormont, B.; Cormack, I.G.; Mazilu, M.; Brown, C.T.A.; Burns, D.; Sibbett, W.

In: Electronics Letters, Vol. 39, No. 25, 12.2003, p. 1820-1822.

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Stormont B, Cormack IG, Mazilu M, Brown CTA, Burns D, Sibbett W. Low-threshold, multi-gigahertz repetition-rate femtosecond Ti : sapphire laser. Electronics Letters. 2003 Dec;39(25):1820-1822. https://doi.org/10.1049/el:20031187