Optical and Quantum Electronics

, Volume 20, Issue 2, pp 165–174

Soliton Raman fibre-ring oscillators

Authors

  • A. S. Gouveia-Neto
    • Laser Optics Group, Physics DepartmentImperial College
  • A. S. L. Gomes
    • Laser Optics Group, Physics DepartmentImperial College
  • J. R. Taylor
    • Laser Optics Group, Physics DepartmentImperial College
Article

DOI: 10.1007/BF02098268

Cite this article as:
Gouveia-Neto, A.S., Gomes, A.S.L. & Taylor, J.R. Opt Quant Electron (1988) 20: 165. doi:10.1007/BF02098268

Abstract

Results are presented on the operation and optimization of soliton Raman fibre-ring lasers using a c.w. mode-locked Nd-YAG laser at 1.32μm as the source of 100 ps pump pulses. Various lengths of standard single-mode silica fibre were used, and tunable pulses as short as 100 fs generated.

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