Abstract

We present a double-pass scheme for high-efficiency, high-power, second-harmonic generation (SHG) in a single MgO-doped periodically poled stoichiometric lithium tantalate (MgO:PPSLT) crystal. The device is pumped by a single-frequency, continuous-wave fiber amplifier laser system at a wavelength of 1091 nm. For the double-pass scheme, a conversion efficiency of 60% and a harmonic power of 12.8 W at a wavelength of 545.5 nm with a high beam quality of (M2<1.2) is achieved. Compared to single-pass SHG, a double-pass enhancement factor of more than two is observed at the highest fundamental pump power.

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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S. Kurimura, N. E. Yu, Y. Nomura, M. Nakamura, K. Kitamura, and T. Sumiyoshi, in Advanced Solid-State Photonics (TOPS), C. Denman and I. Sorokina, eds., Vol. 98 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper 92.

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Urbanek, K. E.

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M. Stappel, R. Steinborn, D. Kolbe, and J. Walz, Laser Phys. 23, 075103 (2013).
[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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Appl. Opt. (1)

G. D. Boyd and D. A. Kleinman, Appl. Opt. 39, 3597 (1968).

Appl. Phys. B (1)

S. Spiekermann, F. Laurell, V. Pasiskevicius, H. Karlsson, and I. Freitag, Appl. Phys. B 79, 211 (2004).
[CrossRef]

Appl. Phys. Lett. (1)

J. M. Yarborough, J. Falk, and C. B. Hitz, Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 70 (1971).
[CrossRef]

C. R. Phys. (1)

D. S. Hum and M. M. Fejer, C. R. Phys. 8, 180 (2007).

J. Lightwave Technol. (1)

Laser Phys. (2)

M. Stappel, R. Steinborn, D. Kolbe, and J. Walz, Laser Phys. 23, 075103 (2013).
[CrossRef]

V. A. Akulov, S. A. Babin, S. I. Kablukov, and K. S. Raspopin, Laser Phys. 21, 935 (2011).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Express (1)

Opt. Lett. (3)

Other (5)

R. W. Boyd, Nonlinear Optics (Academic, 2008).

M. Stappel, D. Kolbe, and J. Walz, “Frequenzvervielfachende Kristallanordnung mit hohem Wirkungsgrad,” German patent pending10 2013 107 196.1 (July9, 2013).

Molecular Technology (MolTech) GmbH, http://www.mt-berlin.com .

S. Kurimura, N. E. Yu, Y. Nomura, M. Nakamura, K. Kitamura, and T. Sumiyoshi, in Advanced Solid-State Photonics (TOPS), C. Denman and I. Sorokina, eds., Vol. 98 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper 92.

K. Kitamura, Y. Furukawa, S. Takekawa, M. Nakamura, A. Alexandrovski, and M. M. Fejer, in Summaries of Papers Presented at the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2001, Technical Digest (2001), pp. 138–139.

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