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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We numerically demonstrate the generation of a 3-12μm mid-infrared supercontinuum in a large-core (20μm diameter) step-index fiber made from highly nonlinear chalcogenide (As2Se3) pumped at 4.5μm with 40ps, 1kW peak power pulses. © OSA 2013.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of Nonlinear Optics
Number of pages2
Publication date2013
ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-977-0
Publication statusPublished - 2013
EventNonlinear Optics (NLO 2013) - Kohala Coast, Hawaii, United States
Duration: 21 Jul 201326 Jul 2013


ConferenceNonlinear Optics (NLO 2013)
CountryUnited States
CityKohala Coast, Hawaii
Internet address


  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Chalcogenide fibers
  • Large-core
  • Mid-infrared supercontinuum
  • Nonlinear chalcogenides
  • Peak power pulse
  • Step-index fibers
  • Optical fibers
  • Supercontinuum generation
  • Optical pumping

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