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Femtosecond all-polarization-maintaining fiber laser operating at 1028 nm
Author(s): Rasmus K. Olsson; Thomas V. Andersen; Lasse Leick; Vita Levitan; Peter Uhd Jepsen; Dmitry Turchinovich
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Paper Abstract

We present an effective solution for an all-polarization-maintaining modelocked femtosecond fiber laser operating at the central wavelength of 1028 nm. The laser is based on an Yb-doped active fiber. Modelocking is enabled by a semiconductor saturable absorber mirror, and the central wavelength is enforced by a fiber Bragg grating. The laser is self-starting and demonstrates excellent stability against Q-switching. Pulse energies reach 13 nJ at 34 MHz repetition rate. External compression leads to near transform-limited pulses of 140 fs.

Paper Details

Date Published: 5 June 2008
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 7022, Advanced Laser Technologies 2007, 70221E (5 June 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804117
Show Author Affiliations
Rasmus K. Olsson, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)
Thomas V. Andersen, NKT Research & Innovation A/S (Denmark)
Lasse Leick, NKT Research & Innovation A/S (Denmark)
Vita Levitan, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)
Peter Uhd Jepsen, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)
Dmitry Turchinovich, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 7022:
Advanced Laser Technologies 2007
Ivan Alexandrov Shcherbakov; Risto Myllylä; Alexander V. Priezzhev; Matti Kinnunen; Vladimir I. Pustovoy; Mikhail Yu. Kirillin; Alexey P. Popov, Editor(s)

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