Recent progress in 3 micron class dysprosium-doped fluoride fiber lasers

Matthew R. Majewski, Stuart D. Jackson

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Abstract

Recent progress in our work on the development of three micron class dysprosium-doped ZBLAN fiber lasers will be presented. Of particular note is the achievement of 51% slope efficiency which to our knowledge represents a record for all 3 micron class fiber lasers. This result is obtained for an in-band pumping scheme which also allowed for demonstration of continuous tuning over a range of 400nm with an extreme emission wavelength of 3.35 microns.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFiber Lasers XIV
Subtitle of host publicationtechnology and systems
EditorsCraig A. Robin, Ingmar Hartl
Place of PublicationBellingham, WA
PublisherSPIE
Pages1-5
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9781510606081
ISBN (Print)9781510606074
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017
EventFiber Lasers XIV: Technology and Systems 2017 - San Francisco, United States
Duration: 30 Jan 20172 Feb 2017

Publication series

NameProceedings of SPIE
PublisherSPIE
Volume10083
ISSN (Print)0277-786X
ISSN (Electronic)1996-756X

Other

OtherFiber Lasers XIV: Technology and Systems 2017
CountryUnited States
CitySan Francisco
Period30/01/172/02/17

Keywords

  • mid infrared
  • fiber laser
  • dysprosium
  • zblan

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    Majewski, M. R., & Jackson, S. D. (2017). Recent progress in 3 micron class dysprosium-doped fluoride fiber lasers. In C. A. Robin, & I. Hartl (Eds.), Fiber Lasers XIV: technology and systems (pp. 1-5). [1008317] (Proceedings of SPIE; Vol. 10083). Bellingham, WA: SPIE. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2251787