Laser Physics

, Volume 20, Issue 2, pp 365–371

Frequency doubling of a Raman fiber laser

  • S. I. Kablukov
  • S. A. Babin
  • D. V. Churkin
  • A. V. Denisov
  • D. S. Kharenko
Article

Abstract

655 nm laser radiation with power of >60 mW is generated by frequency doubling of a broadband randomly-polarized 1.31-μm phosphosilicate Raman fiber laser (RFL). The red power appears to grow linearly with increasing RFL power up to 7 W at efficiency comparable with that for single-frequency lasers. It has been shown that multiple sum-frequency mixing processes involving different RFL modes provide the main contribution to the output, which is enhanced by 2 times due to the modes stochasticity.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. I. Kablukov
    • 1
    • 2
  • S. A. Babin
    • 1
    • 2
  • D. V. Churkin
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. V. Denisov
    • 2
  • D. S. Kharenko
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Automation and ElectrometrySiberian Branch of the Russian Academy of SciencesNovosibirskRussia
  2. 2.Novosibirsk State UniversityNovosibirskRussia

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