Broadly tunable and low-quantum-defect Yb3+-doped double tungstate channel waveguide lasers

D. Geskus, S. Aravazhi, Kerstin Worhoff, Markus Pollnau

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    Abstract

    We present microstructured channel waveguide lasers in KGd1-xLux(WO4)2:Yb3+ with a tuning range from 980-1045 nm and a record-low quantum defect of 0.7%. Extension of the tuning range seems feasible in cavities with lower loss.
    Original languageUndefined
    Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/Europe
    Place of PublicationWashington, DC
    PublisherOptical Society of America
    PagesPaper CA7.4
    Number of pages1
    ISBN (Print)978-1-4577-0532-8
    Publication statusPublished - May 2011
    EventEuropean Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and the XIIth European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO®/Europe-EQEC) 2009 - Munich, Germany
    Duration: 22 May 201126 May 2011

    Publication series

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    PublisherOptical Society of America

    Conference

    ConferenceEuropean Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and the XIIth European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO®/Europe-EQEC) 2009
    Abbreviated titleCLEO-Europe/EQEC 2011
    CountryGermany
    CityMunich
    Period22/05/1126/05/11

    Keywords

    • METIS-277680
    • EWI-20261
    • IOMS-APD: Active Photonic Devices
    • IR-77569

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