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Applied Physics B

, Volume 47, Issue 1, pp 91–96 | Cite as

Spatially-hole-burned distributed feedback dye laser produced tunable single picosecond pulses

  • F. Ráksi
Contributed Papers

Abstract

A new type of distributed feedback dye laser is described in which the Bragg grating is formed by spatial hole-burning. With a simple excimer laser pumped arrangement, single high stability 6 ps pulses were generated. The pulses were nearly transformlimited and were 33 times shorter than the rise time of the pulse which created the Bragg grating.

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42.60 42.55M 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Ráksi
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  1. 1.abteilung LaserphysikMax-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische ChemieGöttingenFed. Rep. Germany

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