Fiber laser sources and amplifiers

6-8 September 1989, Boston, Massachusetts
  • 358 Pages
  • 2.75 MB
  • English

SPIE--The International Society for Optical Engineering , Bellingham, Wash., USA
Fiber optics -- Congresses., Optical communications -- Congresses., Laser communication systems -- Congre
StatementMichel J.F. Digonnet, chair/editor ; sponsored by SPIE--The International Society for Optical Engineering ; cooperating organizations, Applied Optics Laboratory/New Mexico State University ... [et al.].
SeriesSPIE proceedings series -- vol. 1171, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering -- v. 1171.
ContributionsDigonnet, Michel J. F., Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers., New Mexico State University. Applied Optics Laboratory.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 358 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15196160M
ISBN 100819402079
LC Control Number89043448

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Motes and Berdine have created a book is a unique combination of textbook and state-of the-art review in high power fiber lasers.

Addressing the need for detailed, organized high power fiber laser technology in single work for use in education, research and industry, the authors present a collection of information from hundreds of research publications arranged it in a logical : $ Modeling of three-level laser superfluorescent fiber sources R.

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Digonnet, P. Wysocki (in Fiber Laser Sources and Amplifiers II ) General theoretical approach describing the complete behavior of the erbium-doped fiber amplifier J. Marcerou, H. Fevrier, J. Ramos, J. Auge, P. Bousselet (in Fiber Laser.

The book in general is good but targets newcomers in the field. There are lot of discussions on the current state of art in fiber lasers but there are some parts of the book that could be improved: 1. Practical aspects of fiber lasers, especially when handling high /5(2).

A comprehensive account of the latest developments and applications in this rapidly developing field, covering a wide range of topics, such as power scaling and short pulse generation, dispersion management and modeling, broadband supercontinuum generation and wavelength tailoring.

The book brings together contributions from the world's leading experts. Fiber laser sources can produce highly coherent, low-noise output, pumped by laser diodes. The laser cavity consists of a fiber length with bulk optic mirrors or fiber Bragg gratings (see Fig. 1) written in the fiber core.

As in the case of amplifiers, the fiber laser can be end pumped. A fiber laser (or fibre laser in British English) is a laser in which the active gain medium is an optical fiber doped with rare-earth elements such as erbium, ytterbium, neodymium, dysprosium, praseodymium, thulium and are related to doped fiber amplifiers, which provide light amplification without nonlinearities, such as stimulated Raman scattering or.

Fiber laser sources and amplifiers V: SeptemberBoston, Massachusetts avg rating — 0 ratings — published Want to Read saving /5(4). Fiber Lasers & Amplifiers Thorlabs' fiber lasers are suitable for a range of applications in the infrared region.

Our fiber lasers include an MIR supercontinuum source ( - μm), thulium-doped fiber lasers ( - nm), a femtosecond fiber laser with emission at 2 μm, and erbium-doped zirconium fluoride (ZrF 4) fiber lasers ( μm).). Thorlabs also manufactures. The book brings together contributions from the world's leading experts at major collaborative research centers throughout Europe, Australia, Russia and the USA.

Each chapter presents a tutorial style introduction to the selected topic suitable for scientists, researchers and experts, as well as graduate and postgraduate students with a basic.

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The MARS series C-band high power optical fiber amplifiers of Connet Laser employ the high-power, high-performance multi-mode pump source inside and use the double cladding fiber amplifier technology and the integrated design of all-fiber structure.

The output power can be ~10W. MARS series optical fiber amplifier is an integral. Depending on the fiber laser architecture, pre-amplifiers are often used to reduce the gain level required from the power amplifier in a MOPA system.

Fibercore offers a ytterbium doped, core pump fiber, DF for a nm pre-amplifier and a full range of erbium doped fibers in the IsoGain™ range, but specifically I(/)HC offers a.

Fiber amplifiers are widely used in material processing and thanks to further refinement have recently penetrated into other areas of science and technology. In particular, they have become an essential component in high performance optical communication systems thanks to their high signal gain, high saturated output power, minimal noise.

Covering all aspects of this revolutionary technology, the book reviews fiber fabrication methods and the basic spectroscopic properties of rare-earth ions in glasses, concentrates on the most important fiber laser sources, examines several advances in fiber amplifiers, and analyzes new findings and improvements in single-frequency operation Cited by: Totally different topics embrace fiber lasers and optical amplifiers, vertical-cavity flooring-emitting laser diodes, dense wavelength-division multiplexing, fiber Bragg grating technology, new component descriptions (fiber attenuator, circulator, and polarization controller), new phenomena descriptions (polarization mode dispersion, mode.

IPG Photonics is the leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance fiber lasers and amplifiers for diverse applications in numerous markets. IPG Photonics' diverse lines of low, medium and high-power lasers and amplifiers are used in materials processing, communications, entertainment, medical, biotechnology, scientific and advanced applications.

Picosecond Fiber Laser. From mW to > kW, from UV to Mid-IR, CW and pulsed, IPG lasers address a wide range. of industrial, medical, scientific, entertainment, telecom, military and other applications.

We offer continuous wave fiber lasers, quasi-cw fiber lasers, pulsed fiber lasers. from μs to fs, high power and high. PROCEEDINGS VOLUME Fiber Laser Sources and Amplifiers. Editor(s): Michel J. Digonnet *This item is only available on the SPIE Digital Library.

Volume Details. Volume Number: Date Published: 15 February Table of Contents show all abstracts. High-power fiber lasers and fiber amplifiers are nearly always realized with rare-earth-doped double-clad fibers, which are pumped with fiber-coupled high-power diode bars or other kinds of laser pump light is launched into an inner cladding rather than into the (much smaller) fiber core, in which the laser light is laser light can have very good beam quality.

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Fiber amplifiers based on ytterbium-or neodymium-doped double-clad fibers can be used to boost the output power of 1-μm laser sources to very high levels of up to several kilowatts (→ high-power fiber lasers and amplifiers).

Depending on required power, the laser diode sources used in pumping process can be fabricated as single-emitter diodes, broad area laser diodes, diode bars, diode laser stack of bars, or fiber-coupled diode laser [22, 23]. To achieve high pumping efficiency and avoid high thermal load, characteristic for high power fiber lasers, the laser Cited by: 1.

8 Fiber Grating Lasers and Amplifiers. Fiber Grating Semiconductor Lasers: The FGSL Static and Dynamic Properties of FGLs The Fiber Bragg Grating Rare-Earth-Doped Fiber Laser Erbium-Doped Fiber Lasers The Distributed Feedback Fiber Laser Bragg Grating-Based Pulsed Sources Fiber Grating Resonant Raman Amplifiers.

Optical Fiber Amplifier: An optical fiber amplifier is a fiber optic device used to amplify optical signals directly without conversion into electrical signals. Optical fiber transmission has revolutionized networking and communication systems.

Multiple communication devices, like optical transmitters and receivers, are used in optical fiber. The high-power fiber laser.

The development in the output power of solid-state fiber laser source has resulted in the increasing interest in the use of the high brightness fiber laser in macro laser material processing applications, especially cutting and welding of metal [].The essence of the design of the high-power fiber laser (a solid-state laser) is the improved cooling of the laser Author: Catherine Wandera.

Advances in High-Power Fiber and Diode Laser Engineering provides an overview of recent research trends in fiber and diode lasers and laser systems engineering. In recent years, many new fiber designs and fiber laser system strategies have emerged, targeting the mitigation of different problems which occur when standard optical fibers are used for making high-power.

This book covers the fundamental aspects of fiber lasers and fiber amplifiers, and includes a wide range of material from laser physics fundamentals to state-of-the-art topics in this rapidly growing field of quantum electronics.

Laser emission in the range of μm from a Tm-doped tellurite fiber is demonstrated when pumped with a diode-pumped Er /Yb-doped silica fiber laser operating at μm. A discussion of the theories, operating characteristics, and current technology of main fiber laser and amplifier devices based on rare-earth-doped silica and fluorozirconate fibers.

It describes the principles, designs, and properties of the erbium-doped fiber amplifier and its role as the cornerstone component in optical communication systems.

Headquarters Northeast Expressway1 Norcross, GA USA +1 +1 [USA and Canada] Global Locations >>. Rare Earth Doped Fibers for use in Fiber Lasers and Amplifiers The advances in performance of fiber lasers have been dramatic in the last 10 years, making fiber lasers a commercial business worth over $M/year.

All of this is made possible by the unique performance attributes of rare earth doped silica fibers which is at the heart of each of.This book covers various topics relating to Raman fiber laser research, including power scaling, cladding and diode pumping, cascade Raman shifting, single frequency operation and power amplification, mid-infrared laser generation, specialty optical fibers, and random distributed feedback Raman fiber lasers.

The book will appeal to scientists.Fiber lasers and amplifiers are increasingly becoming the light source of choice for a large range of scientific and industrial applications thanks to their inherent technological advantages.

This attaches great importance to the development of fiber coherent light sources with special characteristics and the achievement of certain radiation.