Scaling of dissipative soliton lasers to megawatt peak powers

Simon Lefrançois, Khanh Kieu, Frank W. Wise, Yujun Deng, James D. Kafka

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Abstract

Dissipative solitons can be stable despite huge nonlinear phase shifts. We exploit this property and scaling at constant nonlinear phase to demonstrate a femtosecond fiber laser with peak power 4 times greater than prior lasers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNonlinear Photonics, NP 2010
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528964
DOIs
StatePublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes
EventNonlinear Photonics, NP 2010 - Karlsruhe, Germany
Duration: Jun 21 2010Jun 24 2010

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceNonlinear Photonics, NP 2010
CountryGermany
CityKarlsruhe
Period6/21/106/24/10

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Lefrançois, S., Kieu, K., Wise, F. W., Deng, Y., & Kafka, J. D. (2010). Scaling of dissipative soliton lasers to megawatt peak powers. In Nonlinear Photonics, NP 2010 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America (OSA). https://doi.org/10.1364/np.2010.ntua3