High efficiency and low voltage actively Q-switched Yb-doped waveguide lasers using a liquid crystal modulator

Xinyue Lei*, Lu Hao, Josiah Firth, Francois Ladouceur, Leonardo Silvestri, Alex Fuerbach

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Abstract

We present a high efficiency actively Q-Switched laser using a liquid crystal modulator. The Q-switched lasers with a pulse width of 15.6 ns and a peak power of 110 W are achieved at 1030 nm.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationACPC 2020
Subtitle of host publicationAsia Communications and Photonics Conference
Place of PublicationBeijing
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
ISBN (Print)9781943580828
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 24 Oct 2020
Event2020 Asia Communications and Photonics Conference, ACPC 2020/International Conference on Information Photonics and Optical Communications, IPOC 2020 - Beijing, China
Duration: 24 Oct 202027 Oct 2020

Conference

Conference2020 Asia Communications and Photonics Conference, ACPC 2020/International Conference on Information Photonics and Optical Communications, IPOC 2020
CountryChina
CityBeijing
Period24/10/2027/10/20

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