We report the use of a new crystal: Yb:GdCOB for the development of a regenerative amplifier. This amplifier used in a CPA system generates 21-mJ pulses with a bandwidth of 8-nm leading to 350-fs, 12-mJ pulses after compression.

© 2001 Optical Society of America

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