Self-similar and stretched-pulse operation of erbium-doped fiber lasers with carbon nanotubes saturable absorber

K. Kieu, F. W. Wise

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Abstract

We report self-similar and stretched -pulse operations in an all-fiber erbium-doped laser using carbon nanotube saturable absorber, for the first time. Pulses as short as 115fs are achieved in the stretched-pulse regime.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009
StatePublished - Dec 1 2009
Externally publishedYes
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 31 2009Jun 5 2009

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/31/096/5/09

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Kieu, K., & Wise, F. W. (2009). Self-similar and stretched-pulse operation of erbium-doped fiber lasers with carbon nanotubes saturable absorber. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).