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

Hiroki Tanaka, Elena Castellano-Hernandez, Christian Krankel, 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 publication2018 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2018 - Proceedings
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Print)9781943580422
Publication statusPublished - 2018 Aug 6
Event2018 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2018 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 2018 May 132018 May 18

Other

Other2018 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2018
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period18/5/1318/5/18

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Tanaka, H., Castellano-Hernandez, E., Krankel, C., & Kannari, F. (2018). Transition-metal-doped solid-state saturable absorbers for passively Q-switched visible Pr:YLF lasers. In 2018 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2018 - Proceedings [8427602] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc..