Stokes and anti-Stokes pumped Yb-doped fiber lasers

Nanjie Yu, Kavita V. Desai, Andrey E. Mironov, Mingye Xiong, Maxime Cavillon, Thomas Hawkins, John Ballato, J. Gary Eden, Peter D. Dragic

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A novel excitation balanced laser is proposed, where introducing a second pump, to the red of the signal wavelength, significantly reduces the quantum defect (QD). Experimental and theoretical results indicate near-zero QD heating is possible.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numberFM3E.4
JournalOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
StatePublished - 2021
EventFrontiers in Optics + Laser Science 2021, FiO+LS 2021 - Part of Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2021 - Virtual, Online, United States
Duration: Nov 1 2021Nov 4 2021

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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