Determination of energy transfer parameters in Er3+-doped and Er3+, Pr3+-codoped ZBLAN glasses

Christopher Marshall (Editor), Paul S. Golding, Stuart D. Jackson, Terence A. King, Markus Pollnau

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    Abstract

    A detailed characterization of energy level lifetimes and energy-transfer processes in Er3+-doped and Er3+, Pr3+-codoped ZBLAN bulk glasses is presented. Energy transfer upconversion parameters from the Er3+ 4I13/2 and 4I11/2 levels have been measured and are compared to energy transfer from Er3+ to a Pr3+ codopant. To assess the practicality of energy transfer a high power, diode pumped, 3 μm, Er3+, Pr3+- codoped ZBLAN fiber laser is presented.
    Original languageUndefined
    Pages548-554
    Number of pages7
    Publication statusPublished - Feb 2000
    EventAdvanced Solid State Lasers, ASSL 2000 - Davos, Switzerland
    Duration: 13 Feb 200015 Feb 2000

    Conference

    ConferenceAdvanced Solid State Lasers, ASSL 2000
    Abbreviated titleASSL
    CountrySwitzerland
    CityDavos
    Period13/02/0015/02/00

    Keywords

    • IOMS-APD: Active Photonic Devices
    • Spectroscopy
    • Rare earth doped materials
    • IR-71660
    • fluorescence and luminescence
    • EWI-17962

    Cite this

    Marshall, C. (Ed.), Golding, P. S., Jackson, S. D., King, T. A., & Pollnau, M. (2000). Determination of energy transfer parameters in Er3+-doped and Er3+, Pr3+-codoped ZBLAN glasses. 548-554. Paper presented at Advanced Solid State Lasers, ASSL 2000, Davos, Switzerland.