Transition-metal-doped solid-state saturable absorbers for passively Q-switched visible Pr: YLF lasers

Hiroki Tanaka, Elena Castellano-Hernández, Christian Kränkel, Fumihiko Kannari

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Abstract

We report the first visibly emitting Q-switched laser based on Co2+:Gd3Ga5O12 as the saturable absorber material and present a detailed characterization of the visible saturable absorption properties of various Co2+-doped materials.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2018
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
VolumePart F94-CLEO_SI 2018
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018 Jan 1
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2018 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 2018 May 132018 May 18

Other

OtherCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2018
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period18/5/1318/5/18

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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Tanaka, H., Castellano-Hernández, E., Kränkel, C., & Kannari, F. (2018). Transition-metal-doped solid-state saturable absorbers for passively Q-switched visible Pr: YLF lasers. In CLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2018 (Vol. Part F94-CLEO_SI 2018). OSA - The Optical Society. https://doi.org/10.1364/CLEO_SI.2018.SM1N.6