Share Email Print
cover

Proceedings Paper

Stable 1.3 µm Subpicosecond Pulses From A Dye Laser Excited By Compressed Nd:YAG Laser Pulses
Author(s): P. Beaud; B. Zysset; H. P. Weber
Format Member Price Non-Member Price
PDF $14.40 $18.00
cover GOOD NEWS! Your organization subscribes to the SPIE Digital Library. You may be able to download this paper for free. Check Access

Paper Abstract

Tunable laser pulses of 300 fsec duration at a repetition rate of 82 MHz are generated by synchronously pumping a dye laser with pulses of a mode-locked Nd:YAG laser compressed down to 4 psec. The tuning range lies between 1.25 and 1.35 μm and the maximum peak power is 2.8 kW. The formation of a second, counter propagating laser pulse is observed and has successfully been suppressed by optical biasing.

Paper Details

Date Published: 10 July 1987
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 0701, 1986 European Conf on Optics, Optical Systems and Applications, (10 July 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.937101
Show Author Affiliations
P. Beaud, University of Berne (Switzerland)
B. Zysset, University of Berne (Switzerland)
H. P. Weber, University of Berne (Switzerland)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0701:
1986 European Conf on Optics, Optical Systems and Applications
Stefano Sottini; Silvana Trigari, Editor(s)

© SPIE. Terms of Use
Back to Top