SESAM Q-switched fiber laser at 1.2 μm

Yuchen Wang, Xiushan Zhu, Jie Zong, Kort Wiersma, Arturo Chavez-Pirson, Robert A. Norwood, N. Peyghambarian

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Q-switched operation of a holmium-doped fluoride fiber laser at 1.2 μm wavelength induced by a semiconductor saturable absorber mirror (SESAM) is reported. 650 ns pulses with 0.13 μJ pulse energy at a repetition rate of 260 kHz were obtained.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, SI 2016
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2016
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, SI 2016 - San Jose, United States
Duration: Jun 5 2016Jun 10 2016

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


ConferenceCLEO: Science and Innovations, SI 2016
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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