Tunable and compact femtosecond Cr:LiSAF lasers: single prism and prismless approaches

B. Stormont, B. Agate, A. Kemp, C.T.A. Brown, W. Sibbett, R. Szipocs

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Abstract

50 nm and 30 nm of smooth, continuous tuning is demonstrated in a compact Cr:LiSAF laser using single-prism and prismless approaches respectively. Pulses of /spl sim/150 fs in duration are generated for electrical drive powers of < 1.2 W.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 15th Annual Meeting of the IEEE: Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, 2002. (LEOS 2002)
PublisherIEEE
Pages508-509
Number of pages1
Volume2
ISBN (Print)0-7803-7500-9
Publication statusPublished - 2003

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Keywords

  • laser tuning
  • lithium compounds
  • optical prisms
  • solid lasers strontium compounds
  • laser physics
  • optics
  • photonics

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Stormont, B., Agate, B., Kemp, A., Brown, C. T. A., Sibbett, W., & Szipocs, R. (2003). Tunable and compact femtosecond Cr:LiSAF lasers: single prism and prismless approaches. In Proceedings of the 15th Annual Meeting of the IEEE: Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, 2002. (LEOS 2002) (Vol. 2, pp. 508-509). IEEE.