High power femtosecond source based on passively modelocked 1055-nm VECSEL and Yb-fibre power amplifier

H. D. Foreman (Lead / Corresponding author), K. G. Wilcox, A. C. Tropper, P. Dupriez, A. Malinowski, J. K. Sahu, J. Nilsson, D. J. Richardson, F. Morier-Genoud, U. Keller, J. S. Roberts

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Abstract

We report 5-ps pulses at 160 W average power and 910 MHz repetition rate from a passively mode-locked VECSEL source seeding an Yb-doped fibre power amplifier. The amplified pulses were compressed to 291 fs duration.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvanced Solid-State Photonics (ASSP 2006)
PublisherOptical Society of America
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)1557527989, 9781557527981
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006
EventAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2006 - Incline Village, NV, United States
Duration: 29 Jan 200629 Jan 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2006
CountryUnited States
CityIncline Village, NV
Period29/01/0629/01/06

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    Foreman, H. D., Wilcox, K. G., Tropper, A. C., Dupriez, P., Malinowski, A., Sahu, J. K., Nilsson, J., Richardson, D. J., Morier-Genoud, F., Keller, U., & Roberts, J. S. (2006). High power femtosecond source based on passively modelocked 1055-nm VECSEL and Yb-fibre power amplifier. In Advanced Solid-State Photonics (ASSP 2006) [WC5] (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1364/ASSP.2006.WC5