Widely-tunable CW diode-pumped Tm-Ho:KYF4 2 µm laser

Year: 2003

Authors: Galzerano G., Taccheo S., Laporta P., Sani E., Toncelli A., Tonelli M.

Autors Affiliation: Istituto di Fotonica e Nanotecnologie – CNR, INFM-Dipartimento di Fisica, Politecnico, Piazza L. da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy; NEST- Istituto Nazionale di Fisica della Materia, Dipartimento di Fisica, Universira di Pisa, Via F. Buonarroti 2, 56100 Pisa, Italy

Abstract: 2-µm CW laser generation in the novel Tm-Ho:KYF4 crystal has been demonstrated for the first time with a tunability range of about 100 nm and maximum output powers in excess of 250 mW.

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KeyWords: Diode-pumped; Laser generation; Maximum output; Tunabilities, Continuous wave lasers
DOI: 10.1109/CLEOE.2003.1312143