Power-scaling continuous-wave solid-state Raman lasers using intracavity adaptive optics

Ran Li, Mike Griffith, Leslie Laycock, Walter Lubeigt

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Initial investigations to alleviate thermal lensing, a fundamental limitation in Raman lasers performance, are reported. An adaptive-optics feedback loop was incorporated into a Nd:YVO₄ self-Raman laser demonstrating a 40% Raman output power increase.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO 2014
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations : proceedings
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)9781557529992
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (2014) - San Jose, California
Duration: 8 Jun 201413 Jun 2014


ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (2014)
CitySan Jose, California

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