Fully Efficient Adiabatic Downconversion of Broadband Ti:sapphire Oscillator Pulses

Jeffrey Moses, Franz X. Kärtner, Haim Suchowski
2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2012   unpublished
We demonstrate adiabatic downconversion of a 110-nm band from a Ti:sapphire oscillator to the infrared, spanning 1550-2450 nm, with near-100% efficiency. The technique can potentially deliver multi-octave-spanning pulses for parametric amplification.
doi:10.1364/cleo_si.2012.cth3b.3 fatcat:jogo44vo3rcvxnj2f6neme4coa