Er-diffused Ti:LiNbO[sub 3] waveguide laser of 1563 and 1576 nm emission wavelengths

Becker, P.; Brinkmann, R.
September 1992
Applied Physics Letters;9/14/1992, Vol. 61 Issue 11, p1257
Academic Journal
Examines the first continuous wave and pulsed mode operation of an erbium (Er)-diffused Ti:LNbO[sub 3] monomode waveguide laser. Use of a tunable Tl:KCl color center laser as a pump source; Achievement of a coupled power pump with an oscillation threshold for the 1576 nanometer emission line; Details on the properties of Er-doped fiber amplifiers.


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