PbS quantum-dot-doped glass as saturable absorber for passive mode-locking of a Cr4+:YAG laser

A. A. Lagatsky, C. G. Leburn, C. T. A. Brown, W. Sibbett, A. M. Malyarevich, V. G. Savitski, K. V. Yumashev, E. L. Raaben, A. A. Zhilin

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Abstract

In this presentation we report results when PbS QD-doped glass has been implemented as a saturable absorber for the passive mode-locking of a cw Cr:YAG laser. The tuning range covered optical communication wavelengths around 1500 nm.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2003 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe, CLEO/EUROPE 2003
PublisherIEEE
Number of pages1
ISBN (Print)0780377346, 9780780377349
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2003
Event2003 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe, CLEO/EUROPE 2003 - Munich, Germany
Duration: 22 Jun 200327 Jun 2003

Conference

Conference2003 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe, CLEO/EUROPE 2003
CountryGermany
CityMunich
Period22/06/0327/06/03

Keywords

  • glass
  • chromium
  • laser mode locking
  • laser tuning
  • solid lasers
  • optical saturable absorption
  • lead compounds
  • semiconductor doped glasses
  • semiconductor quantum dots
  • optical glass
  • ytterbium compounds

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    Lagatsky, A. A., Leburn, C. G., Brown, C. T. A., Sibbett, W., Malyarevich, A. M., Savitski, V. G., ... Zhilin, A. A. (2003). PbS quantum-dot-doped glass as saturable absorber for passive mode-locking of a Cr4+:YAG laser. In 2003 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe, CLEO/EUROPE 2003 [1312079] IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/CLEOE.2003.1312079