Cerium lasers generate ultrafast deep ultraviolet pulses

Eduardo Granados, David W. Coutts, David J. Spence

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Abstract

We demonstrate for the first time that the DUV laser material cerium LiCAF can be mode-locked to produce picosecond pulses in this hard-to-access spectral range, and we discuss the potential to directly generate sub-femtosecond pulses.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLasers, Sources and Related Photonic Devices
Subtitle of host publicationOSA Technical Digest
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Pages1-3
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781557528803
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010
EventAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2010 - San Diego, CA, United States
Duration: 31 Jan 20103 Feb 2010

Other

OtherAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2010
CountryUnited States
CitySan Diego, CA
Period31/01/103/02/10

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    Granados, E., Coutts, D. W., & Spence, D. J. (2010). Cerium lasers generate ultrafast deep ultraviolet pulses. In Lasers, Sources and Related Photonic Devices: OSA Technical Digest (pp. 1-3). Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA). https://doi.org/10.1364/ASSP.2010.ATuB5