Curious gain-switching operation of GaInN blue-violet laser diodes producing high-peak-power picosecond optical pulses

Hiroyuki Yokoyama, Tomoyuki Oki, Shunsuke Kono, Masao Ikeda

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Abstract

We found new kinds of phenomena in blue-violet GaInN laser diodes. In strong gain-switching operation, 10-W peak-power and 10-ps optical pulses were generated, and laser light injection into laser diodes further enhanced the peak power.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Optics
Subtitle of host publicationMaterials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2009
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528735
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Jan 1
EventNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2009 - Honolulu, HI, United States
Duration: 2009 Jul 122009 Jul 17

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2009
CountryUnited States
CityHonolulu, HI
Period09/7/1209/7/17

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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