MQ Photonics Research Centre

Research Output 1993 2019

2019

1.2 kW quasi-steady-state diamond Raman laser pumped by an M2 = 15 beam

Antipov, S., Sabella, A., Williams, R. J., Kitzler, O., Spence, D. J. & Mildren, R. P., 15 May 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 10, p. 2506-2509 4 p.

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quasi-steady states
Raman lasers
thermal lensing
diamonds
pumps

A Random laser based on hybrid fluorescent dye and diamond nanoneedles

Duong, N. M. H., Regan, B., Toth, M., Aharonovich, I. & Dawes, J., 1 Feb 2019, In : Physica Status Solidi - Rapid Research Letters. 13, 2, 5 p., 1800513.

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Nanoneedles
Diamond
Fluorescent Dyes
Diamonds
Dyes

A single-frequency intracavity Raman laser

Sheng, Q., Li, R., Lee, A. J., Spence, D. J. & Pask, H. M., 18 Mar 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 6, p. 8540-8551 12 p.

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Raman lasers
hole burning
Raman spectra
laser modes
laser cavities

Beam shaping of a broad-area laser diode using 3D integrated optics

Gross, S., Coutts, D. W., Dubinskiy, M. & Withford, M. J., 15 Feb 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 4, p. 831-834 4 p.

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integrated optics
semiconductor lasers
fibers
output
optical fibers

Generalised theory of polarisation modes for resonators containing birefringence and anisotropic gain

Kitzler, O., Spence, D. J. & Mildren, R. P., 10 Jun 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 12, p. 17209-17220 12 p.

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birefringence
resonators
Raman lasers
polarization
laser cavities

Intracavity THz polariton source using a shallow-bounce configuration

Li, R., Zheng, Y., Spence, D. J., Pask, H. & Lee, A. J., 1 May 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science and Technology. 9, 3, p. 237-242 6 p.

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polaritons
Scattering
Crystals
Continuous wave lasers
configurations

Liquid-phase epitaxial growth and characterization of Nd:YAl3(BO3)4 optical waveguides

Lu, Y., Dekker, P. & Dawes, J. M., 1 Feb 2019, In : Crystals. 9, 2, 9 p., 79.

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Neodymium
Yttrium
Liquid phase epitaxy
Borates
Optical waveguides

Numerical modelling and optimization of actively Q-switched waveguide lasers based on liquid crystal transducers

Lei, X., Wieschendorf, C., Firth, J., Ladouceur, F., Fuerbach, A. & Silvestri, L., 1 Jan 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 6, p. 8777-8791 15 p.

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waveguide lasers
Q switched lasers
transducers
liquid crystals
optimization

Optimized laser-written ZBLAN fiber Bragg gratings with high reflectivity and low loss

Bharathan, G., Fernandez, T. T., Ams, M., Woodward, R. I., Hudson, D. D. & Fuerbach, A., 15 Jan 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 2, p. 423-426 4 p.

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Bragg gratings
reflectance
fibers
coupling coefficients
lasers

Photochemical etching of carbonyl groups from a carbon matrix: The (001) diamond surface

Weston, L., Downes, J. E., Baldwin, C. G., Granados, E., Abdulkader Tawfik, S., Cui, X. Y., Stampfl, C. & Mildren, R. P., 8 Jan 2019, In : Physical Review Letters. 122, 1, p. 016802-1-16802-5 5 p., 016802.

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diamonds
etching
carbon
matrices
desorption

Single-frequency 620 nm diamond laser at high power, stabilized via harmonic self-suppression and spatial-hole-burning-free gain

Yang, X., Kitzler, O., Spence, D. J., Williams, R. J., Bai, Z., Sarang, S., Zhang, L., Feng, Y. & Mildren, R. P., 15 Feb 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 4, p. 839-842 4 p.

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Suspended mid-infrared waveguides for stimulated brillouin scattering

Schmidt, M. K., Poulton, C. G., Mashanovich, G. Z., Reed, G. T., Eggleton, B. J. & Steel, M. J., 1 Jan 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 4, p. 4976-4989 14 p.

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waveguides
scattering
acoustics
confining
germanium

Swept-wavelength mid-infrared fiber laser for real-time ammonia gas sensing

Woodward, R. I., Majewski, M. R., Hudson, D. D. & Jackson, S. D., Feb 2019, In : APL photonics. 4, 2, p. 1-7 7 p., 020801.

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Infrared lasers
Fiber lasers
infrared lasers
fiber lasers
ammonia

Towards a photonic mid-infrared nulling interferometer in chalcogenide glass

Gretzinger, T., Gross, S., Arriola, A. & Withford, M. J., 18 Mar 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 6, p. 8626-8638 13 p.

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infrared interferometers
photonics
glass
optical waveguides
planets

Ultrafast mid-infrared fiber laser mode-locked using frequency-shifted feedback

Majewski, M. R., Woodward, R. I. & Jackson, S. D., 1 Apr 2019, In : Optics Letters. 44, 7, p. 1698-1701 4 p.

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laser modes
infrared lasers
fiber lasers
pulses
cavities
2018

1.2 Pb/s transmission over a 160 μm cladding, 4-Core, 3-Mode fiber, using 368 C+Lband PDM-256-QAM channels

Luís, R. S., Rademacher, G., Puttnam, B. J., Eriksson, T. A., Furukawa, H., Ross-Adams, A., Gross, S., Withford, M., Riesen, N., Sasaki, Y., Saitoh, K., Aikawa, K., Awaji, Y. & Wada, N., 14 Nov 2018, ECOC 2018: European Conference on Optical Communication. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 1-3 3 p.

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Quadrature amplitude modulation
Pulse width modulation
Fibers
Throughput

266-nm ps laser ablation for copper-plated p-type selective emitter PERC silicon solar cells

Hsiao, P. C., Song, N., Wang, X., Shen, X., Phua, B., Colwell, J., Romer, U., Johnston, B., Lim, S., Shengzhao, Y., Verlinden, P. & Lennon, A., 1 Jul 2018, In : IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics. 8, 4, p. 952-959 8 p.

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Silicon solar cells
Laser ablation
laser ablation
Copper
emitters

302 W quasi-continuous cascaded diamond Raman laser at 1.5 microns with large brightness enhancement

Bai, Z., Williams, R. J., Kitzler, O., Sarang, S., Spence, D. J. & Mildren, R. P., 6 Aug 2018, In : Optics Express. 26, 16, p. 19797-19803 7 p.

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Raman lasers
brightness
diamonds
augmentation
pumps

A 900-watt quasi-CW diamond Raman laser

Antipov, S., Sabella, A., Sarang, S., Williams, R. J., Spence, D. J. & Mildren, R. P., 1 Jan 2018, CLEO-PR 2018: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Pacific Rim. Washington, D.C.: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-2 2 p. Th4D.6

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Diamond
Beam quality
Luminance
Diamonds
Lasers

A diagnostic tool for microbends in fiber termination as a source of FRD

Coutts, D. W., 10 Jul 2018, Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies for Telescopes and Instrumentation III. Navarro, R. & Geyl, R. (eds.). Bellingham, Washington: SPIE, p. 1-8 8 p. 107066E. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10706).

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Termination
Diagnostics
Multimode fibers
Fiber
Multimode Fiber

A free-space brillouin laser using diamond

Bai, Z., Williams, R. J., Kitzler, O., Sarang, S., Spence, D. J. & Mildren, R. P., 2018, LS 2018: Laser Science. Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA), 1 p. LW6F.6

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Diamond
Chemical vapor deposition
Diamonds
Pumps
Crystals

A high resolution echelle spectrograph for exoplanet searches with small aperture telescopes

Lentini, N., Tiong, B. C. K., Dubois, L., Feger, T., Coutts, D. W., Fallscheer, C. & Schwab, C., 6 Jul 2018, Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VII. Evans, C. J., Simard, L. & Takami, H. (eds.). Bellingham, Washington: SPIE, p. 1-6 6 p. 107026I. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10702).

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Echelle
Exoplanets
Spectrographs
Spectrograph
extrasolar planets

All-in-one fiber laser based on liquid crystal transducer

Lei, X., Wieschendorf, C., Fuerbach, A., Ladouceur, F. & Silvestri, L., 2018, IPRSN 2018: Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics. Washington, DC: OSA - The Optical Society, p. 1-2 2 p. ITh4H.3

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Liquid Crystals
Amplitude modulation
Phase modulation
Fiber lasers
Liquid crystals

Aperiodic fiber Bragg gratings written by ultrashort laser pulses using the line-by-line technique

Goebel, T. A., Bharathan, G., Richter, D., Krämer, R. G., Ams, M., Fuerbach, A. & Nolte, S., 1 Jan 2018, BGPPM 2018: Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity and Poling in Glass Waveguides and Materials. Washington, DC: OSA - The Optical Society, 2 p. BW1A.3

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Fiber Bragg gratings
Ultrashort pulses
Astronomy
Wavelength

Brillouin lasing and frequency comb generation in bulk CVD diamond

Williams, R. J., Bai, Z., Sarang, S., Spence, D. J. & Mildren, R. P., 2018, CLEO-PR 2018: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Pacific Rim. Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-2 2 p. F2A.3

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Diamond
Chemical vapor deposition
Diamonds
Lasers

Collision-induced rovibrational energy transfer in small polyatomic molecules: the role of intramolecular perturbations

Orr, B. J., 2018, In : Molecular Physics. 116, 23-24, p. 3666-3700 35 p.

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Energy Transfer
polyatomic molecules
Vibration
Energy transfer
energy transfer

Computer-assisted cystoscopy diagnosis of bladder cancer

Gosnell, M. E., Polikarpov, D. M., Goldys, E. M., Zvyagin, A. V. & Gillatt, D. A., Jan 2018, In : Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations. 36, 1, p. 8.e9-8.e15 7 p., 8.

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Computer-Assisted Diagnosis
Cystoscopy
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Referral and Consultation
Triage

Continuous-wave Brillouin laser using bulk diamond

Bai, Z., Williams, R. J., Kitzler, O., Sarang, S., Spence, D. J. & Mildren, R. P., 1 Jan 2018, CLEO-PR 2018: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Pacific Rim. Washington, D.C.: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-2 2 p. F2A.4

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Diamond
Diamonds
Lasers

Demonstration of 2.5 J, 10 Hz, nanosecond laser beam combination system based on non-collinear Brillouin amplification

Cui, C., Wang, Y., Lu, Z., Yuan, H., Wang, Y., Chen, Y., Wang, Q., Bai, Z. & Mildren, R. P., 10 Dec 2018, In : Optics Express. 26, 25, p. 32717-32727 11 p.

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laser beams
output
repetition
energy levels
pumps

Design of an efficient pulsed Dy3+: ZBLAN fiber laser operating in gain switching regime

Falconi, M. C., Laneve, D., Bozzetti, M., Fernandez, T. T., Galzerano, G. & Prudenzano, F., 1 Dec 2018, In : Journal of Lightwave Technology. 36, 23, p. 5327-5333 7 p.

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fiber lasers
environmental monitoring
dysprosium
glass fibers
wavelengths

Determination of plant water status using THz radiation

Li, R., Lu, Y. & Lee, A., 2018, CLEOPR 2018: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Pacific Rim 2018. Washington, D.C.: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-2 2 p.

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plant health
health status
lasers
water content
leaves

Developing an ultra-stable single mode fiber spectrograph for adaptive optics assisted observation in the infrared

Kuo Tiong, B. C., Schwab, C., Feger, T., Rukdee, S., Vanzi, L. & Coutts, D. W., 9 Jul 2018, Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VII. Evans, C. J., Simard, L. & Takami, H. (eds.). Bellingham, Washington: SPIE, p. 1-7 7 p. 107025T. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10702).

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Spectrographs
Adaptive optics
Single-mode Fiber
Spectrograph
Adaptive Optics

Dispersion engineering of mode-locked fibre lasers

Woodward, R. I., Mar 2018, In : Journal of Optics (United Kingdom). 20, 3, p. 1-16 16 p., 033002.

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Mode-locked fiber lasers
Solitons
fiber lasers
engineering
pulses

Dysprosium-doped ZBLAN fiber laser tunable from 2.8 μm to 3.4 μm, pumped at 1.7 μm

Majewski, M. R., Woodward, R. I. & Jackson, S. D., 1 Mar 2018, In : Optics Letters. 43, 5, p. 971-974 4 p.

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dysprosium
fiber lasers
rare earth elements
pumps
Raman lasers

Elastic Purcell effect

Schmidt, M. K., Helt, L. G., Poulton, C. G. & Steel, M. J., 8 Aug 2018, In : Physical Review Letters. 121, 6, p. 1-6 6 p., 064301.

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antennas
closing
phonons
dissipation
analogs

Emission beyond 4 μm and mid-infrared lasing from a Dy3+:InF3 fiber

Majewski, M. R., Woodward, R. I., Carree, J. Y., Poulain, S., Poulain, M. & Jackson, S. D., 6 Aug 2018, CLEO_SI 2018: Proceedings of Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics. Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-2 2 p. STh4K.3

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lasing
Infrared radiation
Dysprosium
fibers
dysprosium

Emission beyond 4 μm and mid-infrared lasing in a dysprosium-doped indium fluoride (InF3) fiber

Majewski, M. R., Woodward, R. I., Carreé, J-Y., Poulain, S., Poulain, M. & Jackson, S. D., 15 Apr 2018, In : Optics Letters. 43, 8, p. 1926-1929 4 p.

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dysprosium
indium
fluorides
lasing
fibers

Experimental investigation of parametric mode and wavelength conversion in a 4.7 km few-mode fiber

Rademacher, G., Ryf, R., Fontaine, N. K., Chen, H., Jopson, R. M., Essiambre, R-J., Puttnam, B. J., Luís, R. S., Awaji, Y., Wada, N., Gross, S., Riesen, N., Withford, M., Sun, Y. & Lingle, R., 14 Nov 2018, ECOC 2018: European Conference on Optical Communication. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 1-3 3 p.

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Optical frequency conversion
Optical signal processing
Wavelength
Fibers
Quadrature phase shift keying

Femtosecond laser written arrayed waveguide gratings with integrated photonic lanterns

Douglass, G., Dreisow, F., Gross, S. & Withford, M. J., 22 Jan 2018, In : Optics Express. 26, 2, p. 1497-1505 9 p.

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gratings
photonics
waveguides
fabrication
lasers

Few-cycle pulse generation from a 3 μm fiber laser

Woodward, R. I., Hudson, D. D., Fuerbach, A. & Jackson, S. D., 2018, CLEO_SI 2018: Science and Innovations. Washington, DC: OSA - The Optical Society, 2 p. STh4K.1

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Fiber lasers
Laser modes
Scalability
Laser pulses
Compaction

Gradient-index beam shapers: Fabricated devices and 3D design method

Kunkel, W. M., Ghoreyshi, A., Douglass, G., Gross, S., Withford, M. J. & Leger, J. R., 16 Feb 2018, Laser Resonators, Microresonators, and Beam Control XX. Kudryashov, A. V., Paxton, A. H. & Ilchenko, V. S. (eds.). Bellingham, Washington: SPIE, p. 1-8 8 p. 105181S. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10518).

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shapers
Design Method
Gradient
gradients
Refractive Index

High-efficiency watt-level mid-infrared fiber lasers beyond 3 µm using Dy:ZBLAN

Woodward, R. I., Majewski, M. R., Bharathan, G., Hudson, D. D., Fuerbach, A. & Jackson, S. D., 2018, CLEO Pacific Rim Conference 2018. Washington, DC: OSA - The Optical Society, p. 1-2 2 p. F1A.1

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Infrared lasers
Fiber lasers
Dysprosium
Fibers

High power diamond Raman lasers

Williams, R. J., Kitzler, O., Bai, Z., Sarang, S., Jasbeer, H., McKay, A., Antipov, S., Sabella, A., Lux, O., Spence, D. J. & Mildren, R. P., 1 Sep 2018, In : IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics. 24, 5, p. 1-14 14 p., 1602214.

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Diamond
Raman lasers
Diamonds
diamonds
Luminance

High-power single-pass pumped diamond Raman oscillator

Heinzig, M., Walbaum, T., Williams, R. J., Kitzler, O., Mildren, R. P., Schreiber, T., Eberhardt, R. & Tünnermann, A., 26 Feb 2018, Fiber Lasers XV: Technology and Systems. Hartl, I. & Carter, A. L. (eds.). Bellingham, Washington: SPIE, p. 1-6 6 p. 105120G. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10512).

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Fiber Amplifier
Diamond
Fiber amplifiers
Raman
Strombus or kite or diamond

High-power single-pass pumped diamond Raman oscillator

Heinzig, M., Walbaum, T., Williams, R. J., Kitzler, O., Mildren, R. P., Schreiber, T., Eberhardt, R. & Tünnermann, A., 2018, Solid State Lasers XXVII: technology and devices. Clarkson, W. A. & Shori, R. K. (eds.). SPIE, p. 1-6 6 p. 105111K. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10511).

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Fiber Amplifier
Diamond
Fiber amplifiers
Raman
Strombus or kite or diamond

Hyperbolic metamaterial resonator–antenna scheme for large, broadband emission enhancement and single-photon collection

Inam, F. A., Ahmed, N., Steel, M. J. & Castelletto, S., 1 Sep 2018, In : Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics. 35, 9, p. 2153-2162 10 p.

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antennas
resonators
broadband
augmentation
photons

In-fiber polarizer based on a 45-degree tilted fluoride fiber Bragg grating for mid-infrared fiber laser technology

Bharathan, G., Hudson, D. D., Woodward, R., Jackson, S. D. & Fuerbach, A., 15 Sep 2018, In : OSA Continuum. 1, 1, p. 56-63 8 p.

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In-fibre polarizer for mid-infrared fibre lasers based on 45° tilted fluoride fibre Bragg grating

Bharathan, G., Woodward, R. I., Hudson, D. D., Jackson, S. D. & Fuerbach, A., 1 Jan 2018, BGPPM 2018: Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity and Poling in Glass Waveguides and Materials. Washington, DC: OSA - The Optical Society, p. 1-2 2 p. BW3A.2

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Infrared lasers
Fiber Bragg gratings
Fiber lasers
Fluorides
Light extinction

Intracavity diode-side-pumped Raman laser at 1147 nm and 1163 nm

Ferreira, M. S., Pask, H. M. & Wetter, N. U., 16 Feb 2018, Laser Resonators, Microresonators, and Beam Control XX. Kudryashov, A. V., Paxton, A. H. & Ilchenko, V. S. (eds.). Bellingham, Washington: SPIE, p. 1-9 9 p. 1051816. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10518).

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Raman lasers
Raman
Diode
Stokes
Diodes

Large brightness enhancement for quasi-continuous beams by diamond Raman laser conversion

Bai, Z., Williams, R. J., Jasbeer, H., Sarang, S., Kitzler, O., McKay, A. & Mildren, R. P., 1 Feb 2018, In : Optics Letters. 43, 3, p. 563-566 4 p.

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Raman lasers
brightness
diamonds
augmentation
pumps