Generation of 290 fs laser pulses by self-seeding and soliton compression

Huhse, D.; Reimann, O.
October 1999
Applied Physics Letters;10/25/1999, Vol. 75 Issue 17, p2530
Academic Journal
Reports that self-seeding with subsequent chirp compensation presents a simple way to generate pulses of a few picoseconds width tunable over more than 30 nm. Generation of laser pulses with a full width at half maximum of less than 300 fs caused by compression of the laser pulses exploiting nonlinear effects in optical fibers.


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