Pulse shortening and power scaling of passively mode-locked feedback-stabilised Nd:KGW laser

P. Cerny, G.J. Valentine, D. Burns, Gregory J. Quarles (Editor)

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Abstract

We show that by incorporating negative feedback stabilisation to allow on increasing the modulation depth of the saturable absorber in a diode-pumped mode-locked Nd:KGd(WO4)2 laser leads to significant pulse shortening.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the advanced solid-state photonics conference 2004
Place of PublicationWashington DC, USA
PublisherOptical Society of America
Number of pages514
ISBN (Print)1557527717
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2004

Keywords

  • lasers
  • laser optics
  • diode-pumped lasers
  • mode-locked lasers

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Cerny, P., Valentine, G. J., Burns, D., & Quarles, G. J. (Ed.) (2004). Pulse shortening and power scaling of passively mode-locked feedback-stabilised Nd:KGW laser. In Proceedings of the advanced solid-state photonics conference 2004 Optical Society of America.