Abstract

We report on what we believe to be the first demonstration of an erbium-ytterbium-doped multifilament-core (MFC) fiber for single-mode amplification of narrow linewidth high peak power pulses. A master-oscillator-power-fiber-amplifier laser source has been demonstrated using a 37-filament MFC fiber in the last amplification stage. Pulses with 750 μJ (940 W peak power) and laser linewidth <1 MHz have beam generated with M2~1.3. This value is close to the theoretical value M2~1.5.

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K. Tankala, B. Samson, A. Carter, J. Farroni, D. Machewirth, N. Jacobson, U. Manyam, A. Sanchez, M.-Y. Chen, A. Galvanauskas, W. Torruellas, and Y. Chen, Proc. SPIE 6102, 610206 (2006).

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K. Tankala, B. Samson, A. Carter, J. Farroni, D. Machewirth, N. Jacobson, U. Manyam, A. Sanchez, M.-Y. Chen, A. Galvanauskas, W. Torruellas, and Y. Chen, Proc. SPIE 6102, 610206 (2006).

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S. Unger, A. Schwuchow, S. Jetschke, V. Reichel, A. Scheffel, and J. Kirchhof, Proc. SPIE 6890, 6890016 (2008).

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K. Tankala, B. Samson, A. Carter, J. Farroni, D. Machewirth, N. Jacobson, U. Manyam, A. Sanchez, M.-Y. Chen, A. Galvanauskas, W. Torruellas, and Y. Chen, Proc. SPIE 6102, 610206 (2006).

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K. Tankala, B. Samson, A. Carter, J. Farroni, D. Machewirth, N. Jacobson, U. Manyam, A. Sanchez, M.-Y. Chen, A. Galvanauskas, W. Torruellas, and Y. Chen, Proc. SPIE 6102, 610206 (2006).

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S. Unger, A. Schwuchow, S. Jetschke, V. Reichel, A. Scheffel, and J. Kirchhof, Proc. SPIE 6890, 6890016 (2008).

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J.-P. Cariou, B. Augere, and M. Valla, C. R. Phys. 7, 213 (2006).

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C. R. Phys.

G. Canat., Y. Jaouën, and J.-C. Mollier, C. R. Phys. 7, 177 (2006).

C. Codemard, C. Farell, P. Dupriez, V. Philippov, J. K. Sahu, and J. Nilsson, C. R. Phys. 7, 170 (2006).
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J.-P. Cariou, B. Augere, and M. Valla, C. R. Phys. 7, 213 (2006).

IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.

G. Kulcsar, Y. Jaouën, G. Canat, E. Olmedo, and G. Debarge, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 15, 801 (2003).
[CrossRef]

J. Lightwave Technol.

Opt. Express

Proc. SPIE

K. Tankala, B. Samson, A. Carter, J. Farroni, D. Machewirth, N. Jacobson, U. Manyam, A. Sanchez, M.-Y. Chen, A. Galvanauskas, W. Torruellas, and Y. Chen, Proc. SPIE 6102, 610206 (2006).

S. Unger, A. Schwuchow, J. Dellith, and J. Kirchhof, Proc. SPIE 6469, 646913 (2007).

S. Unger, A. Schwuchow, S. Jetschke, V. Reichel, A. Scheffel, and J. Kirchhof, Proc. SPIE 6890, 6890016 (2008).

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