Part of the Graduate Texts in Physics book series (GTP)
Mode locking allows a laser with a broad gain bandwidth to generate femtosecond pulses. A mode-locked laser oscillates at the same time on a large number of modes. The fields of all modes are phase-locked to each other.
KeywordsFemtosecond Laser Femtosecond Pulse Frequency Comb Laser Resonator Difference Frequency Generation
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