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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/321220
Description: Spectral broadening of the fundamental field in intracavity Raman lasers is investigated. The mechanism for the spectral broadening is discussed and the effect is compared in two lasers using Raman cr ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 020500 Optical Physics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/189008
Description: We demonstrate the operation of a compact and efficient continuous wave (CW) self-Raman laser utilizing a Nd:YVO4 gain crystal and BaWO4 Raman crystalgenerating yellow emission at 590 nm. We investiga ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 020500 Optical Physics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/177812
Description: The thermal lens induced in an a-cut BaWO₄ crystal by stimulated Raman scattering is measured using lateral shearing interferometry. The strength of the lens is proportional to the Stokes output power ... More
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Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 020500 Optical Physics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/136389
Description: We demonstrate a cw, laser diode-pumped Nd:GdVO₄=SrMoO₄ crystalline Raman laser. First Stokes laser output at 1173:5 nm of 2:18 W was achieved with a diode-to-first Stokes efficiency of 8.7%. With int ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/169518
Description: The use of disk lasers to pump continuous-wave (cw) intracavity Raman lasers is discussed with a view to power scaling these devices via improved thermal management. Preliminary results for a Nd:YVO4S ... More
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Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 020500 Optical Physics
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/169575
Description: 1.5 W of 1st Stokes, 1167 nm, cw output power was produced using a Nd:YLF laser crystal associated to a BaWO4 Raman crystal. The laser built provided a M2 of 1.51 and 1.43, vertical and horizontal, re ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 020500 Optical Physics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/116319
Description: We report the generation of multi-watt continuous-wave (CW) yellow laser emission from an intracavity diode-pumped Nd:GdVO₄ /BaWO₄ Raman laser utilising a high-Q resonator (for fundamental and first-S ... More
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 020500 Optical Physics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/22964
Description: (Er,Yb):YAl₃(BO₃)₄ single crystals have been obtained using K₂Mo₃O₁₀ based flux by dipping seeded solution growth at a cooling rate of 0.2–5 °C/day at temperatures from 1060 °C to 1000 °C. The Er and ... More
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Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/16800
Description: The erbium and ytterbium ion concentrations in the host yttrium calcium oxaborate have been optimized for diode pumped continuous-wave (CW) laser operation using spectroscopic measurements, modeling o ... More
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Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/120385
Description: We have previously reported the first demonstration of laser operation in Er,Yb:YCOB with studies of the Er→Yb energy transfer process to identify the optimum dopant concentrations. In this paper we w ... More
Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/123891
Description: All-solid-state laser devices operating in the 1.5 - 1.6 μm wavelength range have many practical applications. The most notable of these is their use in optical telecommunications, but the current res ... More
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Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/28540
Description: Large optical-quality Yb:YAl₃(BO₃)₄(Yb:YAB) crystals have been grown by the flux method. The thermal properties of Yb:YAB crystal were measured for the first time. The thermal properties of Yb:YAB cry ... More
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Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/28550
Description: We report widely tunable infrared and self-frequency-doubled operation in ytterbium-doped yttrium aluminum borate (Yb:YAB). In the infrared, tuning has been obtained between 1016 and 1090 nm and also ... More
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Date: 2002
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/16163
Description: CW single-longitudinal-mode (SLM) output in the 1120–1140 nm range with a maximum infrared power of 23 mW, and self-frequency-doubled power of ~1 mW in the 560–570 nm spectral region has been obtained ... More
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Date: 2002
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/26652
Description: We report efficient laser operation at 1.5-1.6 μm in an Er,Yb:YCOB laser. The maximum output power of 110 mW was achieved in a hemispherical cavity with a slope efficiency of 20%. We also report 100 m ... More
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