Bandwidth narrowing of an all-solid-state optical parametric oscillator amplifier system

Narayanan Srinivasan, Takashi Kimura, Hiromitsu Kiriyama, Masanobu Yamanaka, Yasukazu Izawa, Sadao Nakai, Chiyoe Yamanaka

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Abstract

An all-solid-state narrow-bandwidth tunable near-infrared KTP optical parametric oscillator amplifier (OPOA) is presented. The bandwidth at 960 nm was reduced from the free running mode (> 100 GHz) to less than 150 MHz by the simultaneous injection seeding of the pump laser and the OPOA, which is close to the Fourier transform limit of the 4ns output pulses. The OPOA has a potential tunability of over 60 nm from 915-975 nm determined by its external cavity grating tuned diode seed laser.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3457-3458
Number of pages2
JournalJapanese Journal of Applied Physics, Part 1: Regular Papers and Short Notes and Review Papers
Volume35
Issue number6 SUPPL. A
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1996
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)
  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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