Optical Review

, Volume 17, Issue 3, pp 97–99

Widely tunable passively mode-locked fiber laser with carbon nanotube films

Letter

DOI: 10.1007/s10043-010-0017-4

Cite this article as:
Qin, G., Suzuki, T. & Ohishi, Y. OPT REV (2010) 17: 97. doi:10.1007/s10043-010-0017-4

Abstract

In this paper, we demonstrate a widely tunable passively mode-locked fiber laser covering the C or L band with carbon nanotube films. Our results show that the saturable absorber incorporating nanotubes (SAINT) has potential for constructing widely tunable passively mode-locked fiber laser.

Keywords

tunable lasersmode-locked lasersfiber laserssaturable absorbercarbon nanotube films

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© The Optical Society of Japan 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Research Center for Advanced Photon TechnologyToyota Technological InstituteNagoyaJapan