By Topic

Time and Spectrum Resolved Model for Quasi-Three-Level Gain-Switched Lasers

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Casagrande, O. ; Commissariat a l''Energie Atomique, Le Barp ; Deguil-Robin, N. ; Le Garrec, B. ; Bourdet, G.L.

We derive and compute a model to describe the spectral dynamic behavior of quasi-three-level laser resonators operated in gain-switched conditions. This model, based on rate equations, predicts both intensity and spectrum evolutions of the laser output. It is specifically applied to a Yb:YAG laser resonator, and the effects of intracavity losses on the emitted wavelength are also investigated. The phenomena forecasted by our model are in very good agreement with our experiments

Published in:

Quantum Electronics, IEEE Journal of  (Volume:43 ,  Issue: 2 )