Tunable, single-frequency, diode-pumped 2.3um VECSEL

J.M. Hopkins, A.J. MacLean, D. Burns, E. Riis, N. Schulz, M. Rattunde, C. Manz, K. Kohler, J. Wagner

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Abstract

We report high-performance single-frequency operation of a directly diode-pumped GaSb-based vertical-external-cavity surface-emitting laser (VECSEL) at 2.3μm. Tunability of 70nm and a maximum single frequency output of 0.68W is demonstrated.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8212-8217
Number of pages5
JournalOptics Express
Volume15
Issue number13
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 25 Jun 2007

Keywords

  • surface emitting laser
  • laser
  • vertical-external-cavity surface-emitting laser
  • VECSEL
  • semiconductor gain structure

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