Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

1560-nm Acousto-Optic Q-Switched and Intracavity Frequency Doubling Laser Performances of {\rm Er}{:}{\rm Yb}{:}{\rm RAl}_{3}({\rm BO}_{3})_{4} ( {\rm R}={\rm Y} and Lu) Crystals

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

6 Author(s)
Yujin Chen ; Key Lab. of Optoelectron. Mater. Chem. & Phys., Fujian Inst. of Res. on the Struct. of Matter, Fuzhou, China ; Yanfu Lin ; Jianhua Huang ; Xinghong Gong
more authors

Laser oscillations except for 1560 nm were suppressed and efficient acousto-optic Q-switched pulse lasers at a single wavelength of 1560 nm were realized in Er:Yb:RAl3(BO3)4 (R=Y and Lu) crystals by a special design of the cavity mirror transmissions, when a 970-nm diode laser with a 2% duty cycle was used as the pump source. At an absorbed pump power of 13.5 W and a pulse repetition frequency of 1 kHz, 400-μJ pulse energy with a width of 155 ns and 580-μJ pulse energy with a width of 110 ns were achieved in Er:Yb:YAl3(BO3)4 and Er:Yb:LuAl3(BO3)4 crystals, respectively. Furthermore, intracavity frequency doubling 780-nm Q-switched pulse lasers were realized by using a KTP nonlinear optical crystal. The pulse energy and width were 30 μJ and 80 ns for Er:Yb:YAl3(BO3)4 crystal and 50 μJ and 68 ns for Er:Yb:LuAl3(BO3)4 crystal, respectively.

Published in:

Quantum Electronics, IEEE Journal of  (Volume:48 ,  Issue: 5 )

Date of Publication:

May 2012

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.