11.6 W peak power, diffraction-limited diode-to-diode optical amplifier

Mehuys, David; Welch, David F.; Goldberg, Lew; Weller, Joseph
February 1993
Applied Physics Letters;2/8/1993, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p544
Academic Journal
Demonstrates the emission of single-pass semiconductor amplifier injected with a 100 megaWatt single-mode diode laser master oscillator. Analysis of amplifier slope efficiency; Determination of saturated optical amplifier gain; Obtainment of high-gain diffraction-limited output powers.


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