High repetition rate traveling wave optical parametric generator producing nearly bandwidth

Petrov, V.; Seifert, F.
July 1994
Applied Physics Letters;7/18/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p268
Academic Journal
Examines the use of titanium:sapphire laser to pump a lithium triborate (LBO) optical parametric generator (OPG) in type II noncritical phase matching configuration and beta-barium borate (BBO) parametric amplifier. Main problem associated with traveling wave OPG; Comparison between the spectral widths of LBO and BBO crystals; Correlation of output power with pulse energy.


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