Saturable absorption of Cr: YAG crystal in visible region for passively Q-switched Pr:YLF laser

Ryo Abe, Junichiro Kojou, Fumihiko Kannari

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Abstract

We experimentally prove that a Cr:YAG crystal exhibits saturable absorption in 639, 607, and 521 nm. We demonstrate passively Q-switched Pr:YLF lasers at these visible wavelengths using a Cr:YAG crystal for the first time.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
Publication statusPublished - 2012
EventSpecialty Optical Fibers, SOF 2012 - Colorado Springs, CO, United States
Duration: 2012 Jun 172012 Jun 20

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OtherSpecialty Optical Fibers, SOF 2012
CountryUnited States
CityColorado Springs, CO
Period12/6/1712/6/20

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YLF lasers
Q switched lasers
yttrium-aluminum garnet
Crystals
crystals
Wavelength
wavelengths

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Saturable absorption of Cr : YAG crystal in visible region for passively Q-switched Pr:YLF laser. / Abe, Ryo; Kojou, Junichiro; Kannari, Fumihiko.

Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. 2012.

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

Abe, R, Kojou, J & Kannari, F 2012, Saturable absorption of Cr: YAG crystal in visible region for passively Q-switched Pr:YLF laser. in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Specialty Optical Fibers, SOF 2012, Colorado Springs, CO, United States, 12/6/17.
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