Polymer saturable absorber materials in 1.5 μm band using PMMA and PS with single-wall carbon nanotubes

Masataka Nakazawa, Seiji Nakahara, Toshihiko Hirooka, Masato Yoshida, Toshikuni Kaino, Kyoji Komatsu

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Abstract

We report thick saturable absorber materials using PMMA and PS polymers with single-wall carbon nanotubes. These materials were easily optically polished on both surfaces and a 171 fs pulse was successfully generated in a passively mode-locked fiber laser.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings - Thirteenth International Symposium on Temporal Representation and Reasoning, TIME 2006
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Dec 14
Event2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference, and the 2006 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference - Anaheim, CA, United States
Duration: 2006 Mar 52006 Mar 10

Publication series

Name2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference, and the 2006 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference
Volume2006

Other

Other2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference, and the 2006 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference
CountryUnited States
CityAnaheim, CA
Period06/3/506/3/10

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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    Nakazawa, M., Nakahara, S., Hirooka, T., Yoshida, M., Kaino, T., & Komatsu, K. (2006). Polymer saturable absorber materials in 1.5 μm band using PMMA and PS with single-wall carbon nanotubes. In Proceedings - Thirteenth International Symposium on Temporal Representation and Reasoning, TIME 2006 [1636926] (2006 Optical Fiber Communication Conference, and the 2006 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference; Vol. 2006).