Scaling of dissipative soliton lasers to megawatt peak powers

Simon Lefrançois, Khanh Kieu, Frank W. Wise, Yujun Deng, James D. Kafka

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


Dissipative solitons can be stable despite huge nonlinear phase shifts. We exploit this property and scaling at constant nonlinear phase to demonstrate a femtosecond fiber laser with peak power 4 times greater than prior lasers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNonlinear Photonics, NP 2010
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528964
StatePublished - 2010
EventNonlinear Photonics, NP 2010 - Karlsruhe, Germany
Duration: Jun 21 2010Jun 24 2010

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceNonlinear Photonics, NP 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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