Optimal pumping of Ce:LiLuF lasers for broad tunability and high efficiency

H. Liu, D. W. Coutts, H. Sato, K. Shimamura, T. Fukuda

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Efficient and broadly tunable operation of Ce:LiLuF lasers can only be obtained by careful control of the pump and laser polarisations. Any sigma polarised radiation leads to formation of colour centres which can prevent lasing.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvanced Solid-State Photonics
Subtitle of host publicationProceedings Advanced Solid-State Photonics
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)1557527814, 9781557527813
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2005
EventAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP - 2005 - Vienna, Austria
Duration: 6 Feb 20056 Feb 2005


OtherAdvanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP - 2005

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