Q-switched tunable solid-state laser using a MOEMS mirror

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Abstract

Simultaneous wavelength tuning and Q-switching of a Yb:KGW laser using a single, electrothermally actuated MOEMS mirror is reported for the first time. A 15.4 nm tuning range is achieved at 2.06 kHz pulse repetition frequency.
LanguageEnglish
Title of host publication2017 International Conference on Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics (OMN) - Proceedings
Place of PublicationPiscataway, NJ
PublisherIEEE
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781538607374
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 26 Sep 2017
Event2017 International Conference on Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics - Courtyard Marriott, Santa Fe, United States
Duration: 13 Aug 201717 Aug 2017
https://www.nist.gov/news-events/events/2017/08/2017-international-conference-optical-mems-and-nanophotonics-omn2017

Conference

Conference2017 International Conference on Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics
Abbreviated titleOMN 2017
CountryUnited States
CitySanta Fe
Period13/08/1717/08/17
Internet address

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microoptoelectromechanical systems
tunable lasers
solid state lasers
tuning
mirrors
repetition
pulses
wavelengths
lasers

Keywords

  • MOEMS
  • micromirror
  • electrothermal actuation
  • solid-state laser
  • tunable laser
  • Q-switch

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Paterson, A., Bauer, R., Lubeigt, W., & Uttamchandani, D. (2017). Q-switched tunable solid-state laser using a MOEMS mirror. In 2017 International Conference on Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics (OMN) - Proceedings [8051449] Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/OMN.2017.8051449
Paterson, Alan ; Bauer, Ralf ; Lubeigt, Walter ; Uttamchandani, Deepak. / Q-switched tunable solid-state laser using a MOEMS mirror. 2017 International Conference on Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics (OMN) - Proceedings. Piscataway, NJ : IEEE, 2017.
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2017 International Conference on Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics (OMN) - Proceedings. Piscataway, NJ : IEEE, 2017. 8051449.

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Paterson A, Bauer R, Lubeigt W, Uttamchandani D. Q-switched tunable solid-state laser using a MOEMS mirror. In 2017 International Conference on Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics (OMN) - Proceedings. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. 2017. 8051449 https://doi.org/10.1109/OMN.2017.8051449