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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Abstract

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
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018
EventLaser Science, LS 2018 - Washington, DC, United States
Duration: 16 Sep 201820 Sep 2018

Conference

ConferenceLaser Science, LS 2018
CountryUnited States
CityWashington, DC
Period16/09/1820/09/18

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Bai, Z., Williams, R. J., Kitzler, O., Sarang, S., Spence, D. J., & Mildren, R. P. (2018). A free-space brillouin laser using diamond. In LS 2018: Laser Science [LW6F.6] Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA). https://doi.org/10.1364/LS.2018.LW6F.6