Abstract

We report on generation of 850fs mode-locked pulses at 1065nm in a completely fiber integrated format. The figure-of-eight, fiber laser source incorporates anomalous dispersion compensation by using a holey fiber and a short length, high gain, double-clad Yb-fiber amplifier.

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Appl. Phys. B (1)

A Hideur,T. Chartier,M. Brunel, C. Ozkul, and F. Sanchez , �??Experimental study of pulse compression in a side-pumped Yb-doped double-clad mode-locked fiber laser,�?? Appl. Phys. B 74, 121 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Appl. Phys. Lett. (1)

A Hideur,T. Chartier,M. Brunel, S. Louis, C. Ozkul, and F. Sanchez, �??Generation of high energy femtosecond pulses from a side-pumped Yb-doped double-clad fiber laser,�?? Appl. Phys. Lett. 79, 3389 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Electron. Lett. (1)

K. Furusawa, T. M. Monro, P. Petropoulos and D. J. Richardson, �??Modelocked laser based on ytterbium doped holey fibre,�?? Electron. Lett. 37, 560 (2001).
[CrossRef]

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M Hofer, M.H. Ober, F. Haberl ,M.E. Fermann, �??Characterization of ultrashort pulse formation in passively mode-locked fiber lasers,�?? IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 28, 720 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Commun. (1)

V. J. Matsas, T. P. Newson and M. N. Zervas, �??Self-starting passively mode-locked fiber ring laser exploiting nonlinear polarization switching,�?? Opt. Commun. 92, 61 (1992).
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G. Agrawal, Nonlinear Fiber Optics (2nd edition, Acad. Press, New York, 1995).

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