S. Spiessberger, M. Schiemangk, A. Wicht, H. Wenzel, G. Erbert, and G. Tränkle, “DBR laser diodes emitting near 1064 nm with a narrow intrinsic linewidth of 2 kHz,” Appl. Phys. B 104, 813–818 (2011).

[CrossRef]

L. Tombez, J. Di Francesco, S. Schilt, G. Di Domenico, J. Faist, P. Thomann, and D. Hofstetter, “Frequency noise of free-running 4.6 μm DFB quantum cascade lasers near room temperature,” Opt. Lett. 36, 3109–3111 (2011).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, L. Tombez, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, M. Zaffalon, and P. Thomann, “Frequency discriminators for the characterization of narrow-spectrum heterodyne beat signals: application to the measurement of a sub-hertz carrier-envelope-offset beat in an optical frequency comb,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 82, 123116 (2011).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

M. C. Stumpf, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, J. M. Dudley, and U. Keller, “Self-referencable frequency comb from a 170 fs, 1.5 μm solid-state laser oscillator,” Appl. Phys. B 99, 401–408 (2010).

[CrossRef]

S. Bartalini, S. Borri, P. Cancio, A. Castrillo, I. Galli, G. Giusfredi, D. Mazzotti, L. Gianfrani, and P. De Natale, “Observing the intrinsic linewidth of a quantum-cascade laser: beyond the Schawlow-Townes limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 083904 (2010).

[CrossRef]

G. Di Domenico, S. Schilt, and P. Thomann, “Simple approach to the relation between laser frequency noise and laser line shape,” Appl. Opt. 49, 4801–4807 (2010).

[CrossRef]

T. W. Hänsch, “Nobel lecture: passion for precision,” Rev. Mod. Phys. 78, 1297–1309 (2006).

[CrossRef]

E. Benkler, H. Telle, A. Zach, and F. Tauser, “Circumvention of noise contributions in fiber laser based frequency combs,” Opt. Express 13, 5662–5668 (2005).

[CrossRef]

G. M. Stéphan, T. T. Tam, S. Blin, P. Besnard, and M. Têtu, “Laser line shape and spectral density of frequency noise,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 043809 (2005).

[CrossRef]

S. T. Cundiff and J. Ye, “Femtosecond optical frequency combs,” Rev. Mod. Phys. 75, 325–342 (2003).

[CrossRef]

H. R. Telle, G. Steinmeyer, A. E. Dunlop, J. Stenger, D. H. Sutter, and U. Keller, “Carrier-envelope offset phase control: a novel concept for absolute optical frequency measurement and ultrashort pulse generation,” Appl. Phys. B 69, 327–332 (1999).

[CrossRef]

L. B. Mercer, “1/f frequency noise effects on self-heterodyne linewidth measurements,” J. Lightwave Technol. 9, 485–493 (1991).

[CrossRef]

P. B. Gallion and G. Debarge, “Quantum phase noise and field correlation in single frequency semiconductor laser systems,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 20, 343–349 (1984).

[CrossRef]

C. H. Henry, “Theory of the linewidth of semiconductor lasers,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 18, 259–264 (1982).

[CrossRef]

D. S. Elliott, R. Roy, and S. J. Smith, “Extracavity laser band shape and bandwidth modification,” Phys. Rev. A 26, 12–18 (1982).

[CrossRef]

J. J. Olivero, and R. L. Longbothum, “Empirical fits to the Voigt line width: a brief review,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 17, 233–236 (1977).

[CrossRef]

A. L. Schawlow and C. H. Townes, “Infrared and optical masers,” Phys. Rev. 112, 1940–1949 (1958).

[CrossRef]

S. Bartalini, S. Borri, P. Cancio, A. Castrillo, I. Galli, G. Giusfredi, D. Mazzotti, L. Gianfrani, and P. De Natale, “Observing the intrinsic linewidth of a quantum-cascade laser: beyond the Schawlow-Townes limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 083904 (2010).

[CrossRef]

G. M. Stéphan, T. T. Tam, S. Blin, P. Besnard, and M. Têtu, “Laser line shape and spectral density of frequency noise,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 043809 (2005).

[CrossRef]

G. M. Stéphan, T. T. Tam, S. Blin, P. Besnard, and M. Têtu, “Laser line shape and spectral density of frequency noise,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 043809 (2005).

[CrossRef]

S. Bartalini, S. Borri, P. Cancio, A. Castrillo, I. Galli, G. Giusfredi, D. Mazzotti, L. Gianfrani, and P. De Natale, “Observing the intrinsic linewidth of a quantum-cascade laser: beyond the Schawlow-Townes limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 083904 (2010).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, L. Tombez, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, M. Zaffalon, and P. Thomann, “Frequency discriminators for the characterization of narrow-spectrum heterodyne beat signals: application to the measurement of a sub-hertz carrier-envelope-offset beat in an optical frequency comb,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 82, 123116 (2011).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

V. Dolgovskiy, N. Bucalovic, P. Thomann, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, and S. Schilt, “Cross-influence between the two servo-loops of a fully stabilized Er:fiber optical frequency comb,” submitted.

V. Dolgovskiy, S. Schilt, G. Di Domenico, N. Bucalovic, C. Schori, and P. Thomann, “1.5 μm cavity-stabilized laser for ultra-stable microwave generation,” presented at IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium and European Frequency and Time Forum Joint Conference, San Francisco, California, USA, 2–5 May 2011.

S. Bartalini, S. Borri, P. Cancio, A. Castrillo, I. Galli, G. Giusfredi, D. Mazzotti, L. Gianfrani, and P. De Natale, “Observing the intrinsic linewidth of a quantum-cascade laser: beyond the Schawlow-Townes limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 083904 (2010).

[CrossRef]

S. Bartalini, S. Borri, P. Cancio, A. Castrillo, I. Galli, G. Giusfredi, D. Mazzotti, L. Gianfrani, and P. De Natale, “Observing the intrinsic linewidth of a quantum-cascade laser: beyond the Schawlow-Townes limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 083904 (2010).

[CrossRef]

S. T. Cundiff and J. Ye, “Femtosecond optical frequency combs,” Rev. Mod. Phys. 75, 325–342 (2003).

[CrossRef]

S. Bartalini, S. Borri, P. Cancio, A. Castrillo, I. Galli, G. Giusfredi, D. Mazzotti, L. Gianfrani, and P. De Natale, “Observing the intrinsic linewidth of a quantum-cascade laser: beyond the Schawlow-Townes limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 083904 (2010).

[CrossRef]

P. B. Gallion and G. Debarge, “Quantum phase noise and field correlation in single frequency semiconductor laser systems,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 20, 343–349 (1984).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, L. Tombez, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, M. Zaffalon, and P. Thomann, “Frequency discriminators for the characterization of narrow-spectrum heterodyne beat signals: application to the measurement of a sub-hertz carrier-envelope-offset beat in an optical frequency comb,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 82, 123116 (2011).

[CrossRef]

L. Tombez, J. Di Francesco, S. Schilt, G. Di Domenico, J. Faist, P. Thomann, and D. Hofstetter, “Frequency noise of free-running 4.6 μm DFB quantum cascade lasers near room temperature,” Opt. Lett. 36, 3109–3111 (2011).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

G. Di Domenico, S. Schilt, and P. Thomann, “Simple approach to the relation between laser frequency noise and laser line shape,” Appl. Opt. 49, 4801–4807 (2010).

[CrossRef]

V. Dolgovskiy, S. Schilt, G. Di Domenico, N. Bucalovic, C. Schori, and P. Thomann, “1.5 μm cavity-stabilized laser for ultra-stable microwave generation,” presented at IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium and European Frequency and Time Forum Joint Conference, San Francisco, California, USA, 2–5 May 2011.

V. Dolgovskiy, N. Bucalovic, P. Thomann, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, and S. Schilt, “Cross-influence between the two servo-loops of a fully stabilized Er:fiber optical frequency comb,” submitted.

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, L. Tombez, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, M. Zaffalon, and P. Thomann, “Frequency discriminators for the characterization of narrow-spectrum heterodyne beat signals: application to the measurement of a sub-hertz carrier-envelope-offset beat in an optical frequency comb,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 82, 123116 (2011).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

V. Dolgovskiy, N. Bucalovic, P. Thomann, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, and S. Schilt, “Cross-influence between the two servo-loops of a fully stabilized Er:fiber optical frequency comb,” submitted.

V. Dolgovskiy, S. Schilt, G. Di Domenico, N. Bucalovic, C. Schori, and P. Thomann, “1.5 μm cavity-stabilized laser for ultra-stable microwave generation,” presented at IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium and European Frequency and Time Forum Joint Conference, San Francisco, California, USA, 2–5 May 2011.

M. C. Stumpf, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, J. M. Dudley, and U. Keller, “Self-referencable frequency comb from a 170 fs, 1.5 μm solid-state laser oscillator,” Appl. Phys. B 99, 401–408 (2010).

[CrossRef]

H. R. Telle, G. Steinmeyer, A. E. Dunlop, J. Stenger, D. H. Sutter, and U. Keller, “Carrier-envelope offset phase control: a novel concept for absolute optical frequency measurement and ultrashort pulse generation,” Appl. Phys. B 69, 327–332 (1999).

[CrossRef]

D. S. Elliott, R. Roy, and S. J. Smith, “Extracavity laser band shape and bandwidth modification,” Phys. Rev. A 26, 12–18 (1982).

[CrossRef]

S. Spiessberger, M. Schiemangk, A. Wicht, H. Wenzel, G. Erbert, and G. Tränkle, “DBR laser diodes emitting near 1064 nm with a narrow intrinsic linewidth of 2 kHz,” Appl. Phys. B 104, 813–818 (2011).

[CrossRef]

S. Bartalini, S. Borri, P. Cancio, A. Castrillo, I. Galli, G. Giusfredi, D. Mazzotti, L. Gianfrani, and P. De Natale, “Observing the intrinsic linewidth of a quantum-cascade laser: beyond the Schawlow-Townes limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 083904 (2010).

[CrossRef]

P. B. Gallion and G. Debarge, “Quantum phase noise and field correlation in single frequency semiconductor laser systems,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 20, 343–349 (1984).

[CrossRef]

S. Bartalini, S. Borri, P. Cancio, A. Castrillo, I. Galli, G. Giusfredi, D. Mazzotti, L. Gianfrani, and P. De Natale, “Observing the intrinsic linewidth of a quantum-cascade laser: beyond the Schawlow-Townes limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 083904 (2010).

[CrossRef]

S. Bartalini, S. Borri, P. Cancio, A. Castrillo, I. Galli, G. Giusfredi, D. Mazzotti, L. Gianfrani, and P. De Natale, “Observing the intrinsic linewidth of a quantum-cascade laser: beyond the Schawlow-Townes limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 083904 (2010).

[CrossRef]

T. W. Hänsch, “Nobel lecture: passion for precision,” Rev. Mod. Phys. 78, 1297–1309 (2006).

[CrossRef]

C. H. Henry, “Theory of the linewidth of semiconductor lasers,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 18, 259–264 (1982).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

M. C. Stumpf, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, J. M. Dudley, and U. Keller, “Self-referencable frequency comb from a 170 fs, 1.5 μm solid-state laser oscillator,” Appl. Phys. B 99, 401–408 (2010).

[CrossRef]

H. R. Telle, G. Steinmeyer, A. E. Dunlop, J. Stenger, D. H. Sutter, and U. Keller, “Carrier-envelope offset phase control: a novel concept for absolute optical frequency measurement and ultrashort pulse generation,” Appl. Phys. B 69, 327–332 (1999).

[CrossRef]

J. J. Olivero, and R. L. Longbothum, “Empirical fits to the Voigt line width: a brief review,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 17, 233–236 (1977).

[CrossRef]

S. Bartalini, S. Borri, P. Cancio, A. Castrillo, I. Galli, G. Giusfredi, D. Mazzotti, L. Gianfrani, and P. De Natale, “Observing the intrinsic linewidth of a quantum-cascade laser: beyond the Schawlow-Townes limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 083904 (2010).

[CrossRef]

L. B. Mercer, “1/f frequency noise effects on self-heterodyne linewidth measurements,” J. Lightwave Technol. 9, 485–493 (1991).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

M. C. Stumpf, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, J. M. Dudley, and U. Keller, “Self-referencable frequency comb from a 170 fs, 1.5 μm solid-state laser oscillator,” Appl. Phys. B 99, 401–408 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. J. Olivero, and R. L. Longbothum, “Empirical fits to the Voigt line width: a brief review,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 17, 233–236 (1977).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

M. C. Stumpf, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, J. M. Dudley, and U. Keller, “Self-referencable frequency comb from a 170 fs, 1.5 μm solid-state laser oscillator,” Appl. Phys. B 99, 401–408 (2010).

[CrossRef]

D. S. Elliott, R. Roy, and S. J. Smith, “Extracavity laser band shape and bandwidth modification,” Phys. Rev. A 26, 12–18 (1982).

[CrossRef]

A. L. Schawlow and C. H. Townes, “Infrared and optical masers,” Phys. Rev. 112, 1940–1949 (1958).

[CrossRef]

S. Spiessberger, M. Schiemangk, A. Wicht, H. Wenzel, G. Erbert, and G. Tränkle, “DBR laser diodes emitting near 1064 nm with a narrow intrinsic linewidth of 2 kHz,” Appl. Phys. B 104, 813–818 (2011).

[CrossRef]

L. Tombez, J. Di Francesco, S. Schilt, G. Di Domenico, J. Faist, P. Thomann, and D. Hofstetter, “Frequency noise of free-running 4.6 μm DFB quantum cascade lasers near room temperature,” Opt. Lett. 36, 3109–3111 (2011).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, L. Tombez, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, M. Zaffalon, and P. Thomann, “Frequency discriminators for the characterization of narrow-spectrum heterodyne beat signals: application to the measurement of a sub-hertz carrier-envelope-offset beat in an optical frequency comb,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 82, 123116 (2011).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

G. Di Domenico, S. Schilt, and P. Thomann, “Simple approach to the relation between laser frequency noise and laser line shape,” Appl. Opt. 49, 4801–4807 (2010).

[CrossRef]

V. Dolgovskiy, N. Bucalovic, P. Thomann, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, and S. Schilt, “Cross-influence between the two servo-loops of a fully stabilized Er:fiber optical frequency comb,” submitted.

V. Dolgovskiy, S. Schilt, G. Di Domenico, N. Bucalovic, C. Schori, and P. Thomann, “1.5 μm cavity-stabilized laser for ultra-stable microwave generation,” presented at IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium and European Frequency and Time Forum Joint Conference, San Francisco, California, USA, 2–5 May 2011.

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, L. Tombez, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, M. Zaffalon, and P. Thomann, “Frequency discriminators for the characterization of narrow-spectrum heterodyne beat signals: application to the measurement of a sub-hertz carrier-envelope-offset beat in an optical frequency comb,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 82, 123116 (2011).

[CrossRef]

V. Dolgovskiy, N. Bucalovic, P. Thomann, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, and S. Schilt, “Cross-influence between the two servo-loops of a fully stabilized Er:fiber optical frequency comb,” submitted.

V. Dolgovskiy, S. Schilt, G. Di Domenico, N. Bucalovic, C. Schori, and P. Thomann, “1.5 μm cavity-stabilized laser for ultra-stable microwave generation,” presented at IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium and European Frequency and Time Forum Joint Conference, San Francisco, California, USA, 2–5 May 2011.

D. S. Elliott, R. Roy, and S. J. Smith, “Extracavity laser band shape and bandwidth modification,” Phys. Rev. A 26, 12–18 (1982).

[CrossRef]

S. Spiessberger, M. Schiemangk, A. Wicht, H. Wenzel, G. Erbert, and G. Tränkle, “DBR laser diodes emitting near 1064 nm with a narrow intrinsic linewidth of 2 kHz,” Appl. Phys. B 104, 813–818 (2011).

[CrossRef]

H. R. Telle, G. Steinmeyer, A. E. Dunlop, J. Stenger, D. H. Sutter, and U. Keller, “Carrier-envelope offset phase control: a novel concept for absolute optical frequency measurement and ultrashort pulse generation,” Appl. Phys. B 69, 327–332 (1999).

[CrossRef]

H. R. Telle, G. Steinmeyer, A. E. Dunlop, J. Stenger, D. H. Sutter, and U. Keller, “Carrier-envelope offset phase control: a novel concept for absolute optical frequency measurement and ultrashort pulse generation,” Appl. Phys. B 69, 327–332 (1999).

[CrossRef]

G. M. Stéphan, T. T. Tam, S. Blin, P. Besnard, and M. Têtu, “Laser line shape and spectral density of frequency noise,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 043809 (2005).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

M. C. Stumpf, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, J. M. Dudley, and U. Keller, “Self-referencable frequency comb from a 170 fs, 1.5 μm solid-state laser oscillator,” Appl. Phys. B 99, 401–408 (2010).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

M. C. Stumpf, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, J. M. Dudley, and U. Keller, “Self-referencable frequency comb from a 170 fs, 1.5 μm solid-state laser oscillator,” Appl. Phys. B 99, 401–408 (2010).

[CrossRef]

H. R. Telle, G. Steinmeyer, A. E. Dunlop, J. Stenger, D. H. Sutter, and U. Keller, “Carrier-envelope offset phase control: a novel concept for absolute optical frequency measurement and ultrashort pulse generation,” Appl. Phys. B 69, 327–332 (1999).

[CrossRef]

G. M. Stéphan, T. T. Tam, S. Blin, P. Besnard, and M. Têtu, “Laser line shape and spectral density of frequency noise,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 043809 (2005).

[CrossRef]

H. R. Telle, G. Steinmeyer, A. E. Dunlop, J. Stenger, D. H. Sutter, and U. Keller, “Carrier-envelope offset phase control: a novel concept for absolute optical frequency measurement and ultrashort pulse generation,” Appl. Phys. B 69, 327–332 (1999).

[CrossRef]

G. M. Stéphan, T. T. Tam, S. Blin, P. Besnard, and M. Têtu, “Laser line shape and spectral density of frequency noise,” Phys. Rev. A 71, 043809 (2005).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, L. Tombez, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, M. Zaffalon, and P. Thomann, “Frequency discriminators for the characterization of narrow-spectrum heterodyne beat signals: application to the measurement of a sub-hertz carrier-envelope-offset beat in an optical frequency comb,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 82, 123116 (2011).

[CrossRef]

L. Tombez, J. Di Francesco, S. Schilt, G. Di Domenico, J. Faist, P. Thomann, and D. Hofstetter, “Frequency noise of free-running 4.6 μm DFB quantum cascade lasers near room temperature,” Opt. Lett. 36, 3109–3111 (2011).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, M. C. Stumpf, G. Di Domenico, S. Pekarek, A. E. H. Oehler, T. Südmeyer, U. Keller, and P. Thomann, “Fully stabilized optical frequency comb with sub-radian CEO phase noise from a SESAM-modelocked 1.5 μm solid-state laser,” Opt. Express 19, 24171–24181 (2011).

[CrossRef]

G. Di Domenico, S. Schilt, and P. Thomann, “Simple approach to the relation between laser frequency noise and laser line shape,” Appl. Opt. 49, 4801–4807 (2010).

[CrossRef]

V. Dolgovskiy, N. Bucalovic, P. Thomann, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, and S. Schilt, “Cross-influence between the two servo-loops of a fully stabilized Er:fiber optical frequency comb,” submitted.

V. Dolgovskiy, S. Schilt, G. Di Domenico, N. Bucalovic, C. Schori, and P. Thomann, “1.5 μm cavity-stabilized laser for ultra-stable microwave generation,” presented at IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium and European Frequency and Time Forum Joint Conference, San Francisco, California, USA, 2–5 May 2011.

L. Tombez, J. Di Francesco, S. Schilt, G. Di Domenico, J. Faist, P. Thomann, and D. Hofstetter, “Frequency noise of free-running 4.6 μm DFB quantum cascade lasers near room temperature,” Opt. Lett. 36, 3109–3111 (2011).

[CrossRef]

S. Schilt, N. Bucalovic, L. Tombez, V. Dolgovskiy, C. Schori, G. Di Domenico, M. Zaffalon, and P. Thomann, “Frequency discriminators for the characterization of narrow-spectrum heterodyne beat signals: application to the measurement of a sub-hertz carrier-envelope-offset beat in an optical frequency comb,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 82, 123116 (2011).

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A. L. Schawlow and C. H. Townes, “Infrared and optical masers,” Phys. Rev. 112, 1940–1949 (1958).

[CrossRef]

S. Spiessberger, M. Schiemangk, A. Wicht, H. Wenzel, G. Erbert, and G. Tränkle, “DBR laser diodes emitting near 1064 nm with a narrow intrinsic linewidth of 2 kHz,” Appl. Phys. B 104, 813–818 (2011).

[CrossRef]

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