High power fiber lasers

J. Nilsson, J. K. Sahu, Y. Jeong, V. N. Philippov, D. B.S. Soh, C. A. Codemard, P. Dupriez, J. Kim, D. J. Richardson, A. Malinowski, A. N. Piper, J. H.V. Price, Kentaro Furusawa, W. A. Clarkson, D. N. Payne

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Abstract

Over 1 kW of output power has now been reached with nearly diffraction-limited ytterbium-doped fiber lasers. Amplifiers can reach comparable powers, even with single-frequency beams. We review these and other recent results and discuss the possibilities for further progress.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528020, 9781557528025
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Jan 1
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2006 - Anaheim, CA, United States
Duration: 2006 Mar 52006 Mar 5

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2006
CountryUnited States
CityAnaheim, CA
Period06/3/506/3/5

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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