Mode-locking build-up measurements

probing the mode-locking-mechanisms in vertical-external-cavity surface-emitting lasers

Keith G. Wilcox, Adrian H. Quarterman, Stewart Carswell, Zakaria Mihoubi, Vasilis Apostolopoulos, Aaron Chung, Anne Tropper

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Abstract

The pulse evolution from onset to steady state in a mode-locked vertical-external-cavity surface-emitting laser producing femtosecond and picosecond pulses was studied. A 40-times reduction in pulse shortening rate from picosecond to femtosecond regime was observed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO/QELS
Subtitle of host publication2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherIEEE
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528902
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2010
EventLasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 16 May 201021 May 2010

Conference

ConferenceLasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period16/05/1021/05/10

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Surface emitting lasers
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Laser pulses
cavities
pulses
picosecond pulses

Keywords

  • Vertical cavity surface emitting lasers
  • Laser mode locking
  • Surface emitting lasers
  • Optical pulses
  • Ultrafast optics
  • Pulse measurements
  • Optical filters
  • Semiconductor lasers
  • Steady-state
  • Stimulated emission

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Wilcox, K. G., Quarterman, A. H., Carswell, S., Mihoubi, Z., Apostolopoulos, V., Chung, A., & Tropper, A. (2010). Mode-locking build-up measurements: probing the mode-locking-mechanisms in vertical-external-cavity surface-emitting lasers. In CLEO/QELS: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications [5500754] New York: IEEE.
Wilcox, Keith G. ; Quarterman, Adrian H. ; Carswell, Stewart ; Mihoubi, Zakaria ; Apostolopoulos, Vasilis ; Chung, Aaron ; Tropper, Anne. / Mode-locking build-up measurements : probing the mode-locking-mechanisms in vertical-external-cavity surface-emitting lasers. CLEO/QELS: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications. New York : IEEE, 2010.
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Wilcox, KG, Quarterman, AH, Carswell, S, Mihoubi, Z, Apostolopoulos, V, Chung, A & Tropper, A 2010, Mode-locking build-up measurements: probing the mode-locking-mechanisms in vertical-external-cavity surface-emitting lasers. in CLEO/QELS: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications., 5500754, IEEE, New York, Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010, San Jose, CA, United States, 16/05/10.

Mode-locking build-up measurements : probing the mode-locking-mechanisms in vertical-external-cavity surface-emitting lasers. / Wilcox, Keith G.; Quarterman, Adrian H.; Carswell, Stewart; Mihoubi, Zakaria; Apostolopoulos, Vasilis; Chung, Aaron; Tropper, Anne.

CLEO/QELS: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications. New York : IEEE, 2010. 5500754.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Wilcox KG, Quarterman AH, Carswell S, Mihoubi Z, Apostolopoulos V, Chung A et al. Mode-locking build-up measurements: probing the mode-locking-mechanisms in vertical-external-cavity surface-emitting lasers. In CLEO/QELS: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications. New York: IEEE. 2010. 5500754