Single frequency actively Q-switched 2 μm fiber laser by using highly Tm-doped germanate fiber

Wei Shi, Eliot B. Petersen, Nick Moor, Arturo Chavez-Pirson, Nasser Peyghambarian

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Abstract

We report a unique all-fiber single-frequency actively Q-switched laser operating at 1920 nm by using a piezo to press the fiber in the fiber Bragg grating cavity and modulate the fiber birefringence, enabling Q-switching.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Subtitle of host publicationLaser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011
StatePublished - Sep 1 2011
Event2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2011 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 1 2011May 6 2011

Publication series

Name2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics: Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011

Other

Other2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2011
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/1/115/6/11

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Shi, W., Petersen, E. B., Moor, N., Chavez-Pirson, A., & Peyghambarian, N. (2011). Single frequency actively Q-switched 2 μm fiber laser by using highly Tm-doped germanate fiber. In 2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics: Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011 [5950403] (2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics: Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO 2011).