167 W, 1178 nm Ytterbium-Doped Photonic Bandgap Fiber Amplifier with Power Scalability

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We have generated 167 W of output power at 1178 nm using an ytterbium-doped photonic bandgap fiber. Distributed spectral filtering efficiently suppresses amplified spontaneous emission at shorter wavelengths and enables power scalable amplification at 1178nm.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2010 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
Number of pages2
PublisherIEEE
Publication date2010
ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-890-2
Publication statusPublished - 2010
EventConference on Lasers and Electro‐Optics (CLEO)/International Quantum Electronics Conference (IQEC) - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 16 May 201021 May 2010
http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/conferencedetails/index.html?Conf_ID=17189

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ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro‐Optics (CLEO)/International Quantum Electronics Conference (IQEC)
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period16/05/201021/05/2010
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  • Photonic bandgap fibers

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