High-Power and ultra-efficient operation of a Tm3+-doped silica fiber laser

D. Y. Shen, J. I. Mackenzie, J. K. Sahu, W. A. Clarkson, S. D. Jackson

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A high-power and ultra-efficient cladding-pumped Tm-doped silica fiber laser is reported. The laser produced 30.8 W of output at 2025 nm for 58.5 W of launched pump power, and the corresponding slope efficiency was 61%.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2005
Subtitle of host publicationTechnical Digest
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Number of pages1
ISBN (Print)1557527814, 9781557527813
Publication statusPublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes
EventAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP - 2005 - Vienna, Austria
Duration: 6 Feb 20056 Feb 2005


OtherAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP - 2005


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Shen, D. Y., Mackenzie, J. I., Sahu, J. K., Clarkson, W. A., & Jackson, S. D. (2005). High-Power and ultra-efficient operation of a Tm3+-doped silica fiber laser. In Advanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2005: Technical Digest (pp. 1-3). Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA). https://doi.org/10.1364/ASSP.2005.MC6