We demonstrate a passively Q-switched thulium fiber laser, using a graphene-based saturable absorber. The laser is based on an all-fiber ring cavity and produces ~2.3 s pulses at 1884nm, with a maximum pulse energy of 70 nJ. ©2011 Optical Society of America

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