By combining a passively mode-locked high-power laser with a large mode area holey fiber for nonlinear compression, we generated 33-fs pulses with 18-W average power. The output beam is linearly polarized and close to diffraction-limited.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series|
|Publication status||Published - 2003|
|Event||Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO); Postconference Digest - Baltimore, MD, United States|
Duration: 2003 Jun 1 → 2003 Jun 6
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