Waveguide lasers in KW(WO4)2 and Ti:sapphire

Markus Pollnau

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    This paper reviews our and our colleagues' recent results concerning planar waveguide lasers in $KY(WO_4)_2:Yb^{3+}$ near 1 μm and channel waveguide lasers in α-$Al_2O_3:Ti^{3+}$ near 800 nm.
    Original languageUndefined
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the SPIE: 15th International School on Quantum Electronics: Laser Physics and Applications
    EditorsT. Dreischuh, E. Taskova, E. Borishova, A. Serafetinides
    PublisherSPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
    PagesPaper 702704
    Number of pages8
    ISBN (Print)9780819472410
    Publication statusPublished - 19 Dec 2008

    Publication series

    NameProceedings of SPIE
    PublisherSPIE, International Society for Optical Engineering
    ISSN (Print)0277-786X


    • IOMS-APD: Active Photonic Devices
    • ytterbium laser
    • EWI-14767
    • Sapphire
    • Waveguide laser
    • Rare-earth-ion doping
    • METIS-255066
    • titanium laser
    • planar waveguide
    • transition-metal-ion doping
    • IR-62656
    • Channel waveguide
    • potassium yttrium double tungstate

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