Saturable absorption of Cr: YAG Crystal in Visible Region for Passively Q-switched Pr: YLF laser

Ryo Abe, Junichiro Kojou, Fumihiko Kannari

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Abstract

We experimentally prove that a Cr:YAG crystal exhibits saturable absorption in 639, 607, and 521 nm. We demonstrate passively Q-switched Pr:YLF lasers at these visible wavelengths using a Cr:YAG crystal for the first time.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIntegrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics, IPRSN 2012
Publication statusPublished - 2012
EventIntegrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics, IPRSN 2012 - Colorado Springs, CO, United States
Duration: 2012 Jun 172012 Jun 20

Publication series

NameIntegrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics, IPRSN 2012

Other

OtherIntegrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics, IPRSN 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityColorado Springs, CO
Period12/6/1712/6/20

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Saturable absorption of Cr: YAG Crystal in Visible Region for Passively Q-switched Pr: YLF laser'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this