Single frequency operation of continuous-wave high-power optically-pumped semiconductor lasers

A. Laurain, J. Hader, S. W. Koch, B. Heinen, B. Kunert, J. V. Moloney

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Abstract

We report on our research in power scaling OPSL around 1μm to exceed 100W per chip by combining a rigorous quantum design of an optimized MQW epitaxial structure, highly accurate and reproducible wafer growth and an efficient thermal management strategy. Recently, we have utilized these state-of-the-art optimized OPSL chips to achieve a new record single frequency output power of 15W. The highly coherent TEM00 mode exhibit a M 2 of 1.2 with a very narrow linewidth (<7.5MHz).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2013
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
ISBN (Print)9781557529725
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013
Event2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2013 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Jun 9 2013Jun 14 2013

Publication series

Name2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2013

Other

Other2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2013
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period6/9/136/14/13

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

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    Laurain, A., Hader, J., Koch, S. W., Heinen, B., Kunert, B., & Moloney, J. V. (2013). Single frequency operation of continuous-wave high-power optically-pumped semiconductor lasers. In 2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2013 [6833034] (2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2013). IEEE Computer Society.