Mid infrared supercontinuum generation from chalcogenide glass waveguides and fibers

Barry Luther-Davies, Yi Yu, Bin Zhang, Xin Gai, Chengcheng Zhai, Sisheng Qi, Wei Guo, Zhiyong Yang, Rongping Wang, Duk-Yong Choi, Steve Madden, Uffe Visbech Møller, Irnis Kubat, Christian Rosenberg Petersen, Laurent Brilland, David Méchin, Celine Caillaud, Johann Troles, Ole Bang

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I report work on mid-infrared super-continuum generation in chalcogenide fibers and waveguides pumped by 320fsec pulses at 21MHz in the 3-4.6µm range. Average powers of ≈20mW were produced with spectral coverage from <2µm to >11µm.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Optics 2015
Number of pages2
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Publication date2015
Article numberNTu1A.4
ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-001-2
Publication statusPublished - 2015
EventNonlinear Optics 2015 - Kauai, Hawaii, United States
Duration: 26 Jul 201531 Jul 2015


ConferenceNonlinear Optics 2015
CountryUnited States
CityKauai, Hawaii

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From the session: Supercontinuum Generation and Solitons (NTu1A)

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Luther-Davies, B., Yu, Y., Zhang, B., Gai, X., Zhai, C., Qi, S., Guo, W., Yang, Z., Wang, R., Choi, D-Y., Madden, S., Møller, U. V., Kubat, I., Petersen, C. R., Brilland, L., Méchin, D., Caillaud, C., Troles, J., & Bang, O. (2015). Mid infrared supercontinuum generation from chalcogenide glass waveguides and fibers. In Nonlinear Optics 2015 [NTu1A.4 ] Optical Society of America (OSA). https://doi.org/10.1364/NLO.2015.NTu1A.4