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1.88 μm, Ba(NO3)2-based Raman laser pumped by a potassium-titanyl-phosphate-based optical parametric oscillator laser
Junchi Chen1;2;3, Xiao Zou2;3, Yujie Peng2, Hongpeng Su2;3, and Yuxin Leng2
1 School of Physics Science and Engineering, [Tongji University], Shanghai 200092, China
2 State Key Laboratory of High Field Laser Physics, [Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics], Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 2 01800, China
3 [University of Chinese Academy of Science], Beijing 100190, China

Chin. Opt. Lett., 2016, 14(11): pp.111401

Topic:Lasers and laser optics
Keywords(OCIS Code): 140.3550  140.3538  190.5650  190.4970  

A 1.88 μm Ba(NO3)2-based stimulated Raman scattering (SRS) laser pumped by a potassium-titanyl-phosphate-based optical parametric oscillator (OPO) laser is presented. Under the pumping energy of a 130 mJ 1064 nm Q-switched Nd:YAG laser, a 40 mJ 1.57 μm laser is achieved; the maximum output energy of the 1.88 μm Raman laser reaches 7.5 mJ with a pulse duration of 5.3 ns at repetition rates of 10 Hz, and the corresponding total optical conversion efficiency is about 5.8%. The combination of the SRS and OPO techniques significantly extends the wavelength from 1.064 to 1.57 μm (OPO) and then demonstrates Stokes-shifting to 1.88 μm (SRS).

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Get Citation: Junchi Chen, Xiao Zou, Yujie Peng, Hongpeng Su, and Yuxin Leng, "1.88 μm, Ba(NO3)2-based Raman laser pumped by a potassium-titanyl-phosphate-based optical parametric oscillator laser," Chin. Opt. Lett. 14(11), 111401(2016)

Note: This work was supported by the National Science Foundation of China (Nos. 11127901 and 11134010) and the Shanghai Sailing Program (No. 15YF1413500).


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