TITLE

Microfiber knot laser operates evanescently

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Laser Focus World;Jul2007, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the fiber-ring laser developed by researchers at Zheijiang University and Fudan University which consists of a silica microfiber tied into a knot in China. The active medium is the dye solutions in an interesting twist in which the fiber is immersed. The dye solution pumped by 532 nanometer light from within the solid fiber lases between 570 and 580 nanometer, evenescently coupling its light back into the microfiber knot.
ACCESSION #
25844361

 

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