Transition-metal-doped solid-state saturable absorbers for passively Q-switched visible Pr:YLF lasers

Hiroki Tanaka, Elena Castellano-Hernández, Christian Kränkel, Fumihiko Kannari

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Abstract

We report the first visibly emitting Q-switched laser based on Co2+:Gd3Ga5O12 as the saturable absorber material and present a detailed characterization of the visible saturable absorption properties of various Co2+-doped materials.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2018
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781943580422
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2018 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 2018 May 132018 May 18

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F94-CLEO_SI 2018
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2018
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period18/5/1318/5/18

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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