Abstract

Diode-pumped Kerr-lens mode-locked Yb3+ :Sc2O<sup>3</sup>and Yb3+ :Y2O<sup>3</sup>combined ceramic laser has been achieved. 66 fs pulses with the average power of 1.5 W and 53 fs pulses with the average power of 1 W were obtained.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

PDF Article