Numerical demonstration of 3-12µm supercontinuum generation in large-core step-index chalcogenide fibers pumped at 4.5µm

Christian Agger, Irnis Kubat, Uffe Visbech Møller, Ole Bang, Peter M. Moselund, Christian Petersen, Bruce Napier, Angela Seddon, Slawomir Sujecki, Trevor Benson, Mark Farries, Jon Ward, Samir Lamrini, Karsten Scholle, Peter Fuhrberg

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Abstract

We numerically demonstrate the generation of a 3-12µm mid-infrared supercontinuum in a large-core step-index fiber made from highly nonlinear chalcogenide (As2Se3) pumped at 4.5µm with 40ps, 1kW peak power pulses.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Optics Technical Digest
Number of pages2
PublisherOptical Society of America
Publication date2013
PagesNW4A.09
Publication statusPublished - 2013
EventNonlinear Optics (NLO 2013) - Kohala Coast, Hawaii, United States
Duration: 21 Jul 201326 Jul 2013
http://www.osa.org/en-us/meetings/topical_meetings/nonlinear_optics_%28nlo%29/

Conference

ConferenceNonlinear Optics (NLO 2013)
CountryUnited States
CityKohala Coast, Hawaii
Period21/07/201326/07/2013
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Bibliographical note

This paper was published in Nonlinear Optics Technical Digest and is made available as an electronic reprint with the permission of OSA. The paper can be found at the following URL on the OSA website: http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=NLO-2013-NW4A.09. Systematic or multiple reproduction or distribution to multiple locations via electronic or other means is prohibited and is subject to penalties under law.

Keywords

  • Nonlinear optics, fibers
  • Pulse propagation and temporal solitons

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Agger, C., Kubat, I., Møller, U. V., Bang, O., Moselund, P. M., Petersen, C., Napier, B., Seddon, A., Sujecki, S., Benson, T., Farries, M., Ward, J., Lamrini, S., Scholle, K., & Fuhrberg, P. (2013). Numerical demonstration of 3-12µm supercontinuum generation in large-core step-index chalcogenide fibers pumped at 4.5µm. In Nonlinear Optics Technical Digest (pp. NW4A.09). Optical Society of America.