A free-space brillouin laser using diamond

Zhenxu Bai*, Robert J. Williams, Ondrej Kitzler, Soumya Sarang, David J. Spence, Richard P. Mildren

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Continuous-wave lasing in a free-space crystal Brillouin laser is demonstrated using CVD diamond. For a <111> polarized pump a threshold of 125 W is obtained, which corresponds to a gain coefficient of 60 cm/GW.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLS 2018
Subtitle of host publicationLaser Science
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Number of pages1
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580460
ISBN (Print)9781943580460
Publication statusPublished - 2018
EventLaser Science, LS 2018 - Washington, DC, United States
Duration: 16 Sep 201820 Sep 2018


ConferenceLaser Science, LS 2018
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityWashington, DC


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