Optical and Quantum Electronics

, Volume 20, Issue 2, pp 165–174 | Cite as

Soliton Raman fibre-ring oscillators

  • A. S. Gouveia-Neto
  • A. S. L. Gomes
  • J. R. Taylor
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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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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. S. Gouveia-Neto
    • 1
  • A. S. L. Gomes
    • 1
  • J. R. Taylor
    • 1
  1. 1.Laser Optics Group, Physics DepartmentImperial CollegeLondonUK

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